Posted November 01, 2012

In Focus: Fans in costume

In Focus
Super Mario

Scooby-Doo is not impressed with the Kings’ Isaiah Thomas (22). (Jeff Haynes/Reuters)

By Ben Eagle

What better place to spend Halloween than at an NBA arena? Scores of fans showed up to support their team in costume last night, and here are the best of the best.


Gumby took objection to several calls during the Suns’ 87-85 loss to the Warriors. (Jennifer Stewart-US PRESSWIRE)



These skeletons had a great time courtside at Sixers-Nuggets.  (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)


Billy Crystal

Even Lakers fan Billy Crystal got into the action, sporting a clown nose. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)


Utah Jazz fans

These Jazz fans don’t get any points for creativity. (George Frey/Getty Images)


Hoop costume

A functional and fashionable costume from this Jazz fan. (Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)


billy crystal is a clippers fannnnnnnn


 @aaronfarber9 Yeah the dudes been going to almost every game courtside for like 13 years or some ridiculously long time, im not joking.