Westbrook Has Verbal Altercation with Jazz Fans

Russell Westbrook expressed concern following the game with the verbal abuse he and teammates have received from fans on the road.

  • Published 12 March 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook got into a heated verbal altercation with a fan and the man's wife during the second quarter of Oklahoma City's 98-89 victory over Utah on Monday night. Early in the quarter, Westbrook stood up from the bench when he felt both fans directed a racial taunt at him. According to the Thunder guard, they told him to "get down on my knees like I used to." After that,… Read at AP News