San Antonio Spurs/Minnesota Timberwolves Game in Mexico City Is Being Delayed by Fire and Smoke

San Antonio Spurs/Minnesota Timberwolves Game in Mexico City Is Being Delayed by Fire and SmokeImage via @cjzero on Twitter

Tonight, the San Antonio Spurs will face off against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico City for the first time since 1997. Needless to say, it's an event that the local fans have been waiting years for, so what's another hour or two, right? With less than 60 minutes left until tip-off, Mexico City Arena filled up with smoke after what is believed to be an electrical fire from generator malfunction which forced everyone to evacuate immediately.

Check out the video below to see what the scene looked like before everyone was forced flee the arena. 

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[via Dave Benz]

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