New York Yankees fans won’t let Trae Young forget how much they hate him. Ever since knocking the New York Knicks out of the NBA playoffs in 2021, the Atlanta Hawks’ Trae Young has been one of the most hated people in New York City.
This hatred apparently extends outside of basketball, with New York Yankees fans still making it known that they are not fans of the star point guard. same heights, or depths, of aversion that Trae Young reached with fans in New York.
The Atlanta Hawks superstar’s tweet can be found below.
“We Can’t Hear You” – Trae Young
It’s not a new development for the young star, who has been leaning towards the rivalry since his debut.
This moment, in particular, can be considered when he became public enemy number one for sports fans in New York.
“A year ago today: Trae Young becomes the king of New York” – Hawks Muse
That only seemed to help the Atlanta Hawks, as they played very well on the road against the voracious opposing fanbase.
New York Yankees fans got involved in Trae Young’s rivalry
New York Yankees fans are never shy about making their voices heard, and the NBA All-Star player certainly heard them this time, just like he did inside Madison Square Garden.
This season’s flagship package shows the Atlanta Hawks star taking his game to the next level when he plays in the Big Apple, posted by the NBA on YouTube.
Atlanta Hawks fans are embracing the New York Yankees’ chant, seeing him as an improvement on their young player and making it increasingly clear that he lives rent-free in their heads.
“New York gave her a bigger stage and elevated her status. We could never repay you” – Shayla
Sport is a strange thing, where the only difference between respecting greatness and despising it are the colors the players wear. In this case, we see fans from an entire city having a rivalry with a single basketball player, but in this case, the basketball player seems to embrace the rivalry as much as any fan, creating great moments like this.
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