Do fans take heckling too far? | The Tylt
Being a professional athlete is a double-edged sword when it comes to interacting with fans. People shower athletes with admiration, while spectators of opposing teams bombard them with heinous personal attacks. Washington Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas received a two-game suspension for going into the stands to tell a fan to stop saying, "f—, you, b—h". Yet, fans continue to cross that line. However, some say it's just the reality of being a public figure, and fans pay good money to be that close. For the kind of money athletes are being paid, they should be tougher. Who do you side with?
Do fans take heckling too far?