The guy who Matt Barnes spit on throughout the 49ers video game last weekend is now taking legal action against the previous NBA champ … declaring the ex-hooper triggered him injury, psychological distress and more throughout the incident.
David Patterson Jr. — the ex of Barnes’ existing bride-to-be — submitted the suit, gotten by TMZ Sports, in L.A. County Superior Court on Friday.
In the fit, Patterson Jr. claims he had no concept Barnes would be at the much-anticipated Niners vs. Cowboys championship game in Santa Clara on Sunday … however stated when the 2 occurred to face each other in a concourse at Levi’s Stadium, they started chewing out each other from about 20 feet away.
Patterson Jr. states Barnes then came near him unprovoked and spat straight in his face. The 37-year-old supposed several mobile phone video cameras recorded the incident.
He’s demanding battery, attack, and deliberate infliction of psychological distress. He’s requesting undefined damages.
Patterson Jr. included the docs that this was no place near the very first altercation he’s had with his ex-wife’s brand-new future husband … declaring Barnes had actually pestered him and threatened him consistently in the past.
Patterson Jr. states he’s got text that reveal the previous Golden State Warriors forward called him a “bitch,” “clown,” “fat f***” and more. He likewise states at one point in 2022, Barnes informed him, “Pull up & get your ass whooped in front of your kids. I’m done talking.”
For his part, Barnes stated in an application for a momentary restraining order versus Patterson Jr. previously today that his bride-to-be’s ex was the one who had actually been bugging him and making dangers versus him over the previous couple of months.
Barnes likewise stated Patterson Jr. was the assailant in the altercation at Levi’s Stadium.
Barnes was approved the TRO previously today. The celebrations are now anticipated to fulfill in court over all of it at a hearing on Feb. 16.