The fan was eventually discovered and escorted out by security. According to Houston Chronicle, Jazz officials said the fan is banned from NBA arenas for a year. Harden appeared visibly upset while at the free-throw line.
“Some guy was lasering me,” Harden told reporters. “I saw it the first time and I thought it was a picture being taken. I went to the foul line again and it happened again. The referee (Tom Washington) caught it before I did. That’s the first time that happened to me.”
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