Friendship bracelet? Purse? Well, when you’re Floyd, who the hell is going to call you out for it?
Chris Paul did his TopSpin Charity Ping Pong Tournament for the second year in a row at Lagasse’s Stadium on Saturday and, lo and behold, Chris Paul won for the second time. What does he have at the NBA that he can keep luring dudes to a vanity event and then whooping him at ping pong? Also, why was Paul not doing double-duty in last year’s Olympics? Like he couldn’t have found the time to go beat up some no-names from China while the men’s basketball team had an off-day?
Paul dragged Lavoy Allen, Alan Anderson, Rudy Gay, Isaiah Thomas, CJ Watson, Al-Farouq Aminu, Stephen Curry, Willie Green, Roger Mason, Jerry Stackhouse, P.J. Tucker and Jerome Williams from the NBA, while ping pongistas Soo Yeon Lee and Wally Green emceed the event. Paul beat Williams to retain his fake title. Floyd Mayweather and Kenny Smith stopped by, both of whom were too cool to actually pong it up with the NBA’s biggest dweeb. (more…)