Rockets guard Patrick Beverley bombarded with hateful Tweets after Thunder get eliminated

blogs.houstonpress.com Published: May 17, 2013

When Russell Westbrook went down with a season-ending knee injury last month, Patrick Beverley, the guy whose hustle play resulted in OKC's bad break, received some Twitter hate.

Most notably, a Thunder ball boy threatened to kill the Rockets guard.

Well, it seems, those digital tough guys have reappeared.

On Wednesday night, after the the Thunder was eliminated from the playoffs by Memphis, a number of Thunder fans (or maybe just Russell Westbrook fans) took to Twitter to voice their displeasure.

But instead of blaming tough luck or just admitting that, without Westbrook, the Grizzlies were just a better team, they directed their vile frustration Beverley's way again.

Most of the hateful posts are a bit too offensive to show on our site. So be aware, clicking the below link, what you're getting into.

The tweets start on Page 2 of this post.

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