The Utah Jazz have permanently banned a fan who was involved in a verbal spat with Russell Westbrook on Monday night.
Here’s what Westbrook, said about the comments that triggered his outburst.
Russell Westbrook says the comment from the Jazz fan that set him off was: “Get down on your knees like you’re used to.” pic.twitter.com/i0vIlblSwJ
— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) March 12, 2019
On Tuesday, in a statement, the team said the ban is effective immediately and includes all arena events. Westbrook is also facing a fine by the league.