Sixers apologize to Russell Westbrook, ban fan indefinitely

May 28, 2021, 7:00 AM ● Official release

The fan who threw popcorn at Westbrook will have his season tickets revoked.

Sixers statement

After an investigation into the incident that occurred at last night’s game, we have determined that the person involved will have his season ticket membership revoked, effectively immediately. In addition, he will be banned from all events at Wells Fargo Center indefinitely.

We apologize to Russell Westbrook and the Washington Wizards for being subjected to this type of unacceptable and disrespectful behavior. There is no place for it in our sport or arena.