WATCH: This Basketball Game Got So Nuts Fans Were Launching Flares From the Stands

A basketball game in Greece turned chaotic in the final moments on Sunday.

With less than two minutes remaining in the fifth and deciding game of the Greek League championship series, fans of the home team, Olympiacos, launched flares from the stands as it became clear that visiting Panathinaikos was going to win.

The AP reports that one of the flares hit the Panathinaikos bench. And For The Win reports that fans continued to fire at Panathinaikos players as they exited the court and headed for the tunnel.

The AP reports that play was suspended for 25 minutes as the arena was cleared out. The game concluded with no fans present. Panathinaikos finished off their victory, 66-51.

Watch the wild scene above, via Twitter

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