Draymond Green Responds To Twitter User’s Death Threat

by May 07, 2018
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Warriors forward Draymond Green is accustomed to hearing boos on the road, and Sunday in New Orleans was no different.

One Pelicans fan, however, went way over the line, issuing a death threat to Green over Twitter: β€œI hope Draymond Green gets shot in the face as soon as he leaves the arena; which looking at the city-wide stats is like 37 percent,” comedian Andrew Polk wrote.

The post has since been deleted, and Polk issued an apology: “I tweeted a very dumb thing meant to be an edgy joke. As a frustrated basketball fan, I go through ups and down, and as a comedian, I don’t always express those in a digestible way. I wish no harm to anyone over a simple game, and I apologize sincerely.”

Asked about the incident during his postgame press conference, Green had a powerful response, via SI‘s Ben Golliver:

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