Dillon Brooks receives a chilly reception from Lakers fans before Game 3
Memphis Grizzlies player Dillon Brooks received a chilly reception from Lakers fans before Game 3 at Crypto.com Arena. Brooks has been a controversial figure in the league recently and after making some bold comments about LeBron James following Game 2, Lakers fans trolled him during warmups.
They cheered after every missed shot and booed whenever he received a pass, giving him a taste of what’s to come during Games 3 and 4 in Los Angeles.
Dillon Brooks has emerged as one of the NBA‘s most controversial figures, not backing down from anyone and openly engaging in trash talk with any opponent. He has even taken on some of the league’s biggest stars in the process.
In an attempt to start a dispute, Brooks previously had a beef with the Warriors’ Draymond Green, and then he targeted LeBron James by claiming that he is old and wouldn’t earn his respect until he drops 40 points on him. However, LeBron was unfazed by Brooks’ comments, having scored 28 points in Game 2 with Brooks as his primary defender. As the series moves to Los Angeles for Games 3 and 4, Lakers fans made sure to give Brooks a chilly reception at Crypto.com Arena.