October 15, 2008

The U.K. Double-Cross



Sometimes when you go to the gym, there's a guy there playing hoops in pants. Sometimes those pants are jeans. More often than not, the guy in pants is kind of a chump, or at the very least a loose cannon. It's just one of those rules of pickup basketball: Guy in pants = chump/loose cannon.

The man in the above video may have some loose cannon tendencies, but he is in no way, shape or form a chump.

I think my favorite part about this (aside from the complete abuse of Devin Harris on camera) is Harris' P.R. maneuver of posturing like he wasn't really trying that hard and that the whole thing really isn't that big of a deal. Don't believe that act. Clearly, he cares somewhat about what just happened to him, and clearly, he's still trying to wrap his mind around exactly what just transpired.

The bottom line: the next time a man in jeans and a sweater challenges you to a game of one-on-one, be very careful. He may be a stone cold British hustler.

3 Comments:

Blogger samsternjones said...

Bloody Hell! That's no Luke Coast asking if it's the same rules as Net Ball.

5:12 PM, October 15, 2008  
Blogger Jeff said...

That's rad.

It was probably the jet lag.

12:46 PM, October 17, 2008  
Blogger elijah the prophet said...

glad i didnt get stuck with harris in our fantasy league!

3:46 PM, October 21, 2008  

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