And that might not have been the worst fan behavior of the night.
Young retweeted the video, mostly laughing it off and noting 50 Cent sitting courtside (below the potential spitter):
— Trae Young (@TheTraeYoung) May 27, 2021
Young instantly became a villain in New York after hitting the-winner and shushing the crowd in Game 1. Mayor Bill de Blasio even bashed Young. There’s room to boo and jeer a rival player in good fun.
But fans spitting on players is obviously completely unacceptable. Anyone who does should receive a long-term ban.