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Sixers take action on the two fans who yelled obscenities at Isaiah Thomas

Sixers take action on the two fans who yelled obscenities at Isaiah Thomas

The Sixers have taken action on the two fans who yelled obscenities at Isaiah Thomas Saturday night during Wizards vs. Sixers. 

According to Keith Pompey, the Sixers have banned both fans from Wells Fargo Center for 12 months, and the season-ticket holder who gave them the tickets has had his seats revoked. 

This comes not 12 hours after Thomas confronted the two fans late in the fourth quarter of the Wizards' loss. After the game, Thomas explained how one fan held both middle fingers up at him and hurled curse words in his direction. 

The fan's excuse for yelling at Thomas was because he wanted a frosty. The Sixers give fans the ability to get a free frosty from Wendy's if an opposing player misses two straight free throws in the second half. Thomas made 1-of-2 before the fan cursed at him. 

The NBA has not released a statement on the incident or have decided on whether Thomas will be disciplined further for entering the stands. 

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WATCH: Isaiah Thomas confronts a Sixers fan in stands

WATCH: Isaiah Thomas confronts a Sixers fan in stands

Late in the fourth quarter of the Wizards' 125-108 loss to the Sixers and right after Scott Brooks called a timeout, Isaiah Thomas entered the stands and confronted a pair of Sixers fans a number of rows off the floor. 

Thomas was ejected after the incident. 

After the game, Thomas explained how the fan cursed him out and 'disrespected' him. 

The altercation did not get physical and the fans were also escorted out of the arena. 

The NBA now must decide on a potential fine or suspension for Thomas. The league's rules are explicit in prohibiting players from entering the stands for any reason, especially after 2004's "Malice in the Palace" in Detroit. 

Considering the Wizards' injury woes across the board, losing Thomas for any period of time would be significant. 

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Isaiah Thomas details what caused him to enter the stands in Philadelphia

Isaiah Thomas details what caused him to enter the stands in Philadelphia

Isaiah Thomas was ejected for entering the stands Saturday night and confronting a Sixers fan during the Wizards' loss to the Sixers. 

After the game, Thomas explained what the fan said to him and how he believes the NBA should handle the incident. 

"When I missed the first free throw, and made the second, I'm running back and the fan has both of his middle fingers up, and said 'F*** you b****' three times," Thomas said. "So then the timeout goes and I go in the stands to confront him. I say, 'Don't be disrespectful, be a fan' and his response was, 'I'm sorry I just wanted a frosty.'"

At Wells Fargo Center, Sixers fans can redeem a free Frosty from Wendy's if an opposing player misses two consecutive free throws in the second half of any game. 

Thomas then told his security who the fan was that disrespected him and the fan was promptly escorted out of his seat and the arena. 

"I think that crossed the line," he said. "I got kids, I got a family like that's not OK at all."

The NBA has strict rules against players entering the stands and will assess whether Thomas will be fined, suspended or both for his actions. 

"I know [the NBA] will investigate, I'll tell them the same thing," Thomas said. "So if you're for the players, I feel like you're going to back me because I didn't do anything disrespectful. I just needed to look him in the eye and let him know that you're never going to disrespect me. 

"I'm not stupid, I'm not about to go in those stands and beat somebody up, I was raised better than that," he said. "That's a word we don't use where I come from."

Later on Saturday night, Wizards forward CJ Miles tweeted his displeasure with how fans have been treating players. 

The league will most likely make a decision in the coming days with the Wizards' next tilt scheduled for Monday in New York. If Washington is without Thomas for any period of time, they'll certainly feel his absence given the number of injuries plaguing the roster lately. 

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