Ugly particulars are rising from the incident through which Jusuf Nurkic tossed a fan’s cellular phone.
Nurkic, a middle on the Portland Path Blazers who has been out with a foot harm for a couple of month, approached an obvious heckler Sunday evening in Indianapolis.
The Bosnian massive man approached the fan, grabbed his telephone and tossed it.
According to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, the heckler allegedly instructed Nurkic that “your mother is trash” and stated that his “grandma’s a bitch.” Nurkic’s grandmother handed in 2020 from COVID-19.
Nurkic was fined $40,000 by the NBA for confronting the fan, the league introduced on Tuesday.
Nurkic, 27, has been within the NBA for the reason that 2014-15 season. He’s averaging 15.0 factors and 11.1 rebounds per recreation for the Blazers this season.