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Josh Giddey was public enemy No 1 in Houston as the Australian NBA star returned to the court with Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday.
Giddey is being investigated by Newport Beach Police Department and the NBA over allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a minor after photos and videos appeared on social media.
The 21-year-old Giddey has kept playing in the NBA while the allegations, which first surfaced last month, are investigated.
And he hit the court in Texas for the Thunder's clash with the Rockets, but was greeted by a chorus of negativity throughout the contest.
He was booed during the player introductions, which continued during the opening quarter.
Josh Giddey was booed by Rockets fans as he hit the court in Houston on Wednesday
Giddey scored eight points as the Thunder fell to defeat against the Rockets
Giddey was also greeted by jeers whenever he touched the ball.
But the Melbournian responded to the