Chrismckradio 12:03 pm
According to multiple reports, a Philadelphia 76ers fan who dumped popcorn on Russell Westbrook will be banned from the Wells Fargo Center and his 76ers season ticket membership are revoked immediately.
The incident occurred on Wednesday during the the 4th quarter, when Westbrook injured his ankle, he was limping towards the tunnel, an indentified fan dumped popcorn on Westbrook. Security and the police held Westbrook from the fan. The fan was ejected from the game immediately.
Westbrook sent out a statement about unruly fans in various arenas after the popcorn incident.
" To be completely honest, this s---- is getting out of hand, especially for me. The amount of disrespect, the amount of fans just doing whatever the f--- they want to do, it's just out of pocket. There are certain things that cross the line. Any other setting, a guy were to come up on the street and pour popcorn on my head, you know what happens."
Westbrook's teammate Bradley Beal says the fan who threw popcorn on Westbrook was a disgusting incident, and their coach Scott Brooks says the individual should be banned from the league.