Meanwhile, Rihanna and Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton have fuelled dating rumours after being spotted spending a night out together in New York.
“Guess cause I didn’t SNITCH, I get a 2 game suspension by the league ‘They call that LIFE,’” Barnes continued.
“All this played out like a bad reality show, a nightmare, for your amusement & entertainment! I say all this not for sympathy, because I had a hand in all the bad $h! I was never perfect in my relationship, I didn’t see eye to eye w my head coach..
Basketball star Matt Barnes was seen on video claiming he and Rihanna were at the "crush stage", but the singer soon responded on Instagram in the coldest way possible.
It seems in the modern age you can release a statement using simply hashtags.
"Rihanna is my friend right now, so we'll see where it goes.
It just passed the crush stage a little bit," he said.On Sunday, the starlet took to Instagram to shut down any notion that she and Matt were an item or that they even actually knew each other. She posted: #bishwhere #thedevilisaliar #shesnotthatintoyou #shesnotintoyouatall #shesneverevenmetyou #thisactuallyhurtmyfeelings #defamationofcharacter A photo posted by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Aug 16, 2015 at pm PDT Ouch! Matt Barnes is not backing down over those Rihanna dating rumours. Like I said I’m too grown to be lying about stuff, but life is life.The NBA basketball player said on The Jim Rome show that he ‘is too grown to be lying’ about romancing the Bajan singer. ‘When you’re in a situation like this, you just learn. But the way I’m putting it right now, I’m too grown to lie, you know what I mean? You live and you learn.’ Rihanna had posted a screengrab of the Memphis Grizzlies basketballer from his TMZ Sport interview and hashtagged it to death: ‘#bishwhere #thedevilisaliar #shesnotthatintoyou #shesnotintoyouatall #shesneverevenmetyou #thisactuallyhurtsmyfeelings #defamationofcharacter’.Singer Rihanna blasted NBA star Matt Barnes after he seemingly suggested that they might be dating.