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Watch: CJ McCollum Weighs in on Westbrook-Fan Incident

McCollum would like to see rules tightened up on fan-player interaction during games.

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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has been a constant topic in NBA circles after his heated exchange with a Utah Jazz fan, whom he claims made racial comments at him during Monday’s game. A review done by the Jazz following the incident ended in the fan being banned from the arena.

After Tuesday’s win over the LA Clippers, Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum was asked for his thoughts on the incident, as recorded by Tom Azarly of ClutchPoints:

McCollum stresses the need for rules about fan interaction with players during games to be tightened up.