Originally Posted by PejaNowitzki
Better him being tossed than you. Also if you go to the media with this sort of thing, you'll do far more damage than with a single shove. Right now, Smart is being criticized all over the place, had he kept his hands to himself, the entire media would have his back right now and all the focus would be on this Orr guy and he'd be absolutely getting torn to shreds publicly....instead what we hear is "Well...Orr was wrong to say something derogatory but Smart should NOT have shoved him."
No one would even pay attention if Smart said a fan heckled him. It would be completely shrugged off, and a non story.