Michael Rapaport Sues Barstool Sports: 'I Don't Have Herpes'

Michael Rapaport has reportedly filed a lawsuit in opposition to Barstool Sports for breach of contract and defamation, claiming he’s nonetheless owed $375,000 stemming from a deal he made with the sports activities leisure web site for $600,000. 

According to paperwork obtained by The Blast, Rapaport additionally claims Barstool engaged in a “marketing campaign to discredit” and embarrass him, together with accusing him of getting herpes and releasing a line of shirts depicting him as a purple nose-wearing clown. He desires to make it clear, in authorized paperwork, that he doesn’t have herpes. Additionally, Rapaport is searching for a share of all of the merchandise bought along with his picture after he was fired.

Rapaport was unceremoniously fired from Barstool again in February, following a quick stint with the corporate, after he bashed the location’s rabid and dependable fanbase of “Stoolies” and received into heated arguments with a number of Barstool personalities on social media. 

According to TMZ Sports, Portnoy launched the next assertion relating to Rapaport’s lawsuit: “Michael Rapaport is a loser. There is nothing worse than any person who claims to be the king of trash discuss after which cries when individuals reply in form. Unfortunately as a lot I’d like to take credit score for ruining his profession he did it to himself by being an unhinged lunatic. We want him nothing however the very best as he fades into oblin.”