From the ESPN “VS.” Documentary Go Sebastien Go!: “On June 11, 2013 Sebastien de la Cruz stepped onto center court, dressed in his traditional mariachi charro suit, to sing the national anthem before Game 3 of the NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat.
And racist twitter reacted:
Whoopi reacted to the reaction:
His mother reacted:
and Sebastien reacted:
but the best reaction of all may have been from the great competitor, Coach Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs:
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