Man who fell from deck after NBA Finals Game 7 says ‘I was pushed by a Cavaliers fan’

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OAKLAND, California– A man who fell from the second to first deck at Oakland’s Oracle Arena after the Cleveland Cavaliers won Game 7 of the NBA Finals is speaking out.

According to KRON, Salvatore Bimbo, 21, said he remembers what happened that night.  “I did not jump. I was pushed by a Cavaliers fan,” he said.

The Warriors fan had surgery on his elbow and will undergo more surgeries.

Police said the man fell over a railing because of a fight with another fan just after the game.

Authorities are reportedly still investigating and have not made any arrests.

 

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