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Steph Curry's wife calls NBA 'rigged' in Twitter rant

Ayesha Curry, wife of Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry, lashed out at the NBA in a tweet last night after her husband was ejected from the game in Cleveland, saying the playoff final is "rigged for money."

Wife of Golden State Warriors guard and league MVP said post written 'in the heat of the moment'

Ayesha Curry, wife of Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry, lashed out at the NBA in a tweet last night after her husband was ejected from the game in Cleveland, saying the playoff final is "rigged for money." 

Ayesha's post on Twitter came after her husband was tossed from Game 6 — his first career ejection — after he was called for his sixth personal foul.

The NBA's MVP cursed several times at a referee and threw his mouthpiece into the crowd, hitting a fan. 

The final is now tied at three games apiece after the Cavaliers won two straight games, led by former league MVP LeBron James. 

Game 7 is scheduled for Sunday. If the Cavs win, it would mark the first time in NBA history that a team down 3-1 would come back to win the title. 

Ayesha later deleted the tweet, saying it was written "in the heat of the moment," and apologized. 

Nonetheless, Twitter users flooded her with abusive messages. 

Ayesha's tweet also elicited some gentler reaction and was mentioned by TV commentators at the game. 

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