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NBA Asks Teams Create PSA About Fan Conduct After Russell Westbrook Incident

NBA Asks Teams Create PSA About Fan Conduct After Russell Westbrook Incident

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The NBA sent a memo to all 30 teams asking them to create a PSA that emphasizes the "importance of respect and civility in NBA arenas."

Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium reported the news, noting the league is pushing the issue following a serious incident between Russell Westbrook and a Utah Jazz fan.

Westbrook and the fan got into a verbal altercation Monday that resulted in the Oklahoma City Thunder guard being fined $25,000 and the fan, Shane Keisel, being banned for life from Jazz games after the team found evidence he'd made racist comments toward Westbrook.

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