LThe image continues to go around the world 24 hours after it happened. An enraged LeBron James addresses the referees to warn of the words of two fans of the Indiana Pacers and thus cause their expulsion of the Gainbridge Fieldhouse de Indianpolis.
The image generated a lot of controversy and debate about what had caused king james reaction. Now, 24 hours later, the phrase that set the Lakers forward on fire and ended with a fan and her partner leaving the court escorted to not return to their seats has been known.
There is a difference between supporting your team and crossing a line with gestures and words
According to several fans sitting next to the couple, the woman Lebron got angry with began to insult her eldest son, Bronny James, until crossing a line unacceptable to anyone with a phrase that unleashed the anger of the forward: “I hope your son dies in a car accident tomorrow.”
Meanwhile, the woman’s partner was yelling at Lebron that Hopefully he will catch Covid-19 while spitting into his glass to make James still angry. But it was the comment about Bronny that sparked the image that went around the world with LeBron asking the umpires and venue security to remove the couple sitting in the front row.
“There is a difference between supporting your team and crossing a line with gestures and words, things that I will not say to a fan and that they should not say to a player“The Lakers star explained later in the press room.