SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Sam Amick breaks down Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, where the Rockets took a 3-2 series lead on the Warriors that may have come at a big cost.
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Houston Rockets fans were understandably ecstatic after Thursday night’s Game 5 win, which pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination.
So ecstatic, in fact, that it may have led to some overconfidence.
In a video that surfaced on Twitter Friday morning, a fan is seen trash-talking Steph Curry’s wife, Ayesha, and his father, Dell, after the game.
“Ayesha!” the fan begins. “We’re going to beat y’all at home. Sorry, it’s Houston time. It’s Houston time.”
Ayesha appears to laugh it off at first, but then the fan continues.
“Look at her. She’s all bitter and sour. She’s all bitter and sour. Look at her! She’s being all rude.”
Dell then stops and turns toward the fan, who begins to trash talk him, too.
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