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Raptors fan accused of making vulgar remarks about Ayesha Curry has case put over

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WATCH ABOVE: Following Game 2 of the NBA Finals, one Raptors fan made vulgar comments towards the Toronto-born celebrity chef, who is married to Golden State player Steph Curry. (June 2019) – Jun 4, 2019

TORONTO – The case of a man accused of making a vulgar comment about the wife of NBA star Stephen Curry on live television has been put over to next week.

Tristan Warkentin, 28, of Toronto faces a charge of mischief by interfering with the lawful operation of property.

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The alleged incident occurred on June 2 after Game 2 of the NBA Finals, which pitted the Toronto Raptors against the Golden State Warriors.

Police have said Warkentin mentioned Ayesha Curry and used “profane phrases” in a live interview with a TV reporter.

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Curry is an actress, celebrity cook, cookbook author and television personality. She grew up in Markham, Ont.

The case is next set to be in court on Aug. 15.

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