Cavaliers Fan Taunts Spurs Player with Racial Slurs, He Responds

Spurs Patty Mills

San Antonio Spurs player Patrick “Patty” Mills was subjected to racist slurs Sunday at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, according to a video circulating on social media.

Microphones captured a man taunting Mills as he attempted to shoot a free throw during an NBA game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday.

A Twitter user asked whether she was the only one who heard the insults.

“Hey Jamaican dog, they want their bobsledder back,” a man can be heard yelling at Mills.

Mills, who isn’t Jamaican, but a native Australian from the Torres Strait, responded on Twitter at the taunts directed at him.

The Spurs defeated the Cavaliers 110-94.

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