*At Friday night’s game at the Detroit Pistons, Miami Heat superstar LeBron James had a “friendly” exchange with a Detroit fan while sitting on the bench.
In the first quarter, as the Heat’s all-star line up began to take the lead by double digits, a bitter fan on the front row yelled down to James during a time-out, “Is your mom going to Boston for Valentine’s Day?”
James turned full front around and replied, “I don’t give a [expletive] what you say about me, don’t be disrespectful. That’s all I ask.”
The fan received a kind warning from the venue security. And so the rivalry was renewed.
Despite the trash talk of course, Miami came out with the win and LeBron on top with a double-double (16 points and 10 assists).
“You guys don’t know me by now?” James told reporters after the game. “I don’t play for individual stats. I play to win. We got the win, that’s all that matters.”
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