Wizards' Gortat Received Death Threats After Defeating Bulls
Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat received threats on social media during that series that he reported to security officials, reports J. Michael at CSNWashington.com.
Its just funny. People are weird, Gortat said when asked about his banter on his Twitter account. The one gentleman who really threatened us, actually made some terrorist threats to us. He already got profiled so its all good. Its all some serious stuff."
The anonymity of the Internet allows people to say some things without real repercussions in the sports world people say things on twitter or on blog comments that they would never say to a players face.
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