Former NBA star Matt Barnes was caught on digicam spitting on his fiancee Anansa Sims‘ ex-husband throughout an altercation at the Cowboys vs. 49ers playoff recreation Sunday.
TMZ Sports activities obtained footage of the incident, which reveals the Barns spitting on Sims’ ex David Patterson Jr., earlier than moving into his face. Video then reveals the lads shoving one another earlier than separating.
In accordance with a brief civil restraining order utility filed by Barnes in L.A. courtroom Tuesday, Patterson Jr. is accused of being the aggressor. Barnes claims Patterson Jr. “hunted me down and aggressively confronted me.” He additionally claims Patterson Jr. cursed him out, threatened him and referred to as him names whereas inciting the group “into a frenzy by yelling out my full name repeatedly.”
In spite of everything of that, Barnes mentioned, “I did not want the altercation to physically escalate further, and out of frustration with him seeking me out and his unrelenting repeated harassment, I spit in his direction in disgust.”
Barnes additionally claimed that Patterson Jr. has been harassing him for months and has even threatened to shoot him. The NBA champ believes Patterson Jr. is jealous that he’s now in a relationship with Sims.
LAPD is investigating the incident that occurred Sunday at Levi’s Stadium.