Originally Posted by Crisstti
Those "ditching" threats come from the logic you yourself described.
Fans don't support a player because they want to help him make money. They get something out of watching him, simple as that.
Maybe not but I doubt Nadal would be where he is without fan support. You need fans to buy tickets and the junk these dudes get paid to sponsor to make them amount to anything financially.
It's also kind of funny considering Nadal isn't even fan friendly. They perturb him more than anything.