Tristan Thompson took authorized motion in opposition to the podcast on which Sydney Chase claimed she slept with the Boston Celtics participant.
Adam John Grandmaison, host of the “No Jumper” podcast, advised Web page Six on Tuesday that he erased the preliminary video due to the cease-and-desist he acquired from Thompson’s legal professional, Marty Singer.
“Yeah, we acquired a cease-and-desist and deleted it,” Grandmaison shared. “Truthfully, I wouldn’t have posted it within the first place if I knew it was going to mess up a relationship.”
The cease-and-desist, obtained by Web page Six, states that Chase made “quite a few false and defamatory statements” about Thompson on the podcast.
“You recklessly allowed Ms. Chase to make outlandish false statements about my shopper
on the podcast with out looking for to confirm her claims in any method,” the letter continues.
“No Jumper” since has reuploaded the video however edited out the portion by which Chase makes her claims about Thompson’s “peek-a-boo d–okay.”
“I attempt to keep away from the ‘exposing’-style interviews nowadays,” Grandmaison added.
Singer additionally despatched a cease-and-desist to Chase, obtained by Web page Six, however she hasn’t responded.
“It’s apparent that you’re a liar,” the letter to Chase reads. “…Your declare that you simply had a relationship with Mr. Thompson is pure fiction. The purported texts you declare exist are equally fictitious, and so they put phrases in my shopper’s mouth that he by no means mentioned which might be opposite to his ideas and emotions. That is defamatory.”
The letter additionally calls for Chase present any texts she allegedly acquired from Thompson for evaluation, as texts could be “manipulated and faked.”
“We’re assured that any texts you might declare to have wouldn’t face up to such scrutiny. The reality could be revealed – that your story about my shopper is
fabricated,” the letter continues. “In fact, we doubt you’ll permit us to evaluation any purported texts since our examination of the texts would affirm that they’re a sham.”
Chase claimed to Web page Six that she by no means acquired a cease-and-desist.
A supply near Thompson tells us the state of affairs is a he-said, she-said and that Chase is utilizing the latest scandal, which has no benefit, to money in on 15 minutes of fame. Chase additionally hasn’t shared any proof of their alleged tryst.
She has allegedly pitched a actuality sequence to the Zeus Community, which options Blac Chyna, after the interview went viral.
Zeus Community didn’t instantly return Web page Six’s requests for remark.
We’re additionally advised Chase has been sharing screenshots of her growing social media statistics as a strategy to safe extra paid sponsorships.
Following the podcast, Chase took to TikTok to double down on her allegations and even claimed 30-year-old Thompson reached out to her once more after the interview aired.
Whereas Thompson’s girlfriend, Khloé Kardashian, hasn’t publicly commented on the scandal, the 36-year-old “Maintaining Up With the Kardashians” star did allegedly ship Chase DMs over Instagram asking for his or her dialog to stay non-public — which it clearly didn’t.
That hasn’t stopped Khloé from sharing cryptic however pointed quotes on her Instagram Tales.
“Individuals who don’t hesitate to share a sort phrase or do deed to brighten another person’s day are the most effective sort of individuals,” learn the quote by Sonia Sabnis, which Kardashian shared after the interview aired.
The Good American founder continued to share affirmations Tuesday morning, posting, “There’s nothing happening in your life that God will not be absolutely conscious of. He remembers the guarantees He has made you and He is aware of each element essential to meet these guarantees. He’s ordering your steps into these guarantees.”