Former NBA player shames woman who wouldn’t let him have a seat on train
(WFLA) – Former NBA Player Etan Thomas spent 9 years playing professional basketball – most of it with the Washington Wizards.
On Friday, he took to social media to call out a woman, he says, lied about the seat next her. It all began when, according to Thomas, he boarded a crowded train and noticed a seat open next to the woman.
The post, which went up on Friday night, has gone viral with more than 34,000 shares, 4,500 comments, and 114,000 likes.
In a “softened” voice, Thomas explains in his Facebook post that he politely asked the woman if someone was sitting in the open seat.
The unnamed woman explained someone was sitting in the seat, so he proceeded to the next available seat, according to Thomas.
“Now, less than 2 mins later a man (who happens to be white) asks if he can sit there and she says why sure let me move my