Bear in mind Brandon Jennings?
Jennings was arguably the No. 1 highschool basketball participant within the nation from the stacked 2008 class that additionally included Jrue Vacation, Kemba Walker, DeMar DeRozan, Draymond Inexperienced, and Tyreke Evans, amongst others. On the time, Jennings turned a little bit of a revolutionary as properly. He signed to play with the College of Arizona, however as a substitute opted to play professionally in Italy with Lottomatica Roma of Italian Serie A, signing a deal value $1.65 million for 3 years, and in addition inking a $2 million contract with Underneath Armour whereas abroad.
However Jennings’ most memorable seasons have been spent with the Bucks, the place he turned the face of the 2009-13 period of basketball in Milwaukee, serving to engineer a number of playoff runs. He even coined “Bucks in 6.”
His profession was later marred by accidents, and he ultimately returned to Milwaukee for the 2017-18 season earlier than being out of the league earlier than the age of 30. Fortunately for him, he established the profitable Tuff Crowd model in 2018, and has triumphantly returned to be a part of the Bucks’ 2021 championship parade celebration as we speak.
About 24 hours after making a killer Chick-Fil-A order, NBA Finals MVP Giannis Antetokoumnpo did the interview and mentioned all the great shit. Extra importantly, he mocked his personal free throw routine.
Giannis’ brother Thanasis celebrated alone as a result of he’s caught within the NBA’s well being and security protocol, going nuts within the entrance seat of an especially clear wanting car.
In comfortable-looking quick shorts, P.J. Tucker uttered the phrase “canine” eight instances in a 30-second span, after which took an unlimited and inefficient however admirable chug of champagne.
Tucker then handed the title to Jrue Vacation, who was seemingly shocked by all of the champagne splattered on the trophy. Tucker wiped it off along with his champagne stained shirt. Work with what you bought, homie.
And, who higher to carry the WWE Title than the Folks’s Champion Bobby Portis, who’s right here to remind you, alongside his mom, which you can’t take shit away from him. Within the video, Portis’ mom, Tina Edwards, virtually appears to point that her son shouldn’t depart Milwaukee… and Portis is a pending free agent if he declines his $3.eight million participant possibility.
“Phrases can’t describe it,” she mentioned of Bucks followers regularly chanting “Bobby! Bobby!” at numerous factors of the season. “For as soon as, for me to be within the fitness center, and for them to do it, it’s unreal. They love him right here, they actually love him right here.”
And should you watch until the tip, you possibly can see Khris Middleton taking a swig from a big-ass golden bottle. One in every of many. Effectively deserved.