He boarded a flight back to the San Fernando Valley, because on Tuesday, his daughter, Ally, a freshman soccer-softball standout at Oak Park, also had a playoff game.
I'm sure Spooner didn't second guess the officiating. Oak Park lost its softball playoff game to Simi Valley, 4-1.
But father is proud of his daughter and got to enjoy the game. And there were no Heat or Pacer fans to heckle him.
But Laker fans . . .