Brian Dameris, a broadcast announcer for Bally Sports activities Dallas, roasted Los Angeles Clippers guard James Harden forward of the NBA In-Season Event conflict in opposition to the Dallas Mavericks on Friday at American Airways Heart, making enjoyable of his profession. Luka Doncic, in the meantime, joined elite firm along with his 44 factors.
“Ask the producer to pipe this into the Clippers’ locker room. If I can speak to you, James, I hope you take notes,” Dameris stated. “I am telling you prematurely, ‘you are welcome for the knowledge I am about to spew’ As a result of, pay attention, I get on my knees each night time and pray for somebody to imagine in me like Daryl Morey believed in you.”
Dameris went on to state how Morey acquired gamers corresponding to Russell Westbrook, Dwight Howard and Chris Paul throughout his Houston Rockets time, plus modified the system whereas with the Philadelphia 76ers — a workforce Harden left after his teammate Joel Embiid gained league MVP — all to appease the previous league MVP.
The Bally Sports activities Dallas announcer stated much more issues, principally summarizing Harden’s profession in lower than two minutes, however completed with the strongest punch. He even did a mic drop on the finish of his rant.
“Hey James, you are the issue. If this does not work this yr on this system with this workforce, and also you’re gonna go and level fingers at everyone else and also you’re gonna return dwelling and swiping proper for an additional workforce, there’s not gonna be anyone left,” Dameris added. “As a result of James, you are not the Beard, you are not the system, you are the issue.”
Luka Doncic joins elite firm
Doncic grew to become simply the third participant in NBA historical past to document 40+ factors in additional than 30 video games underneath the age of 25.
The one two different gamers on the checklist are Michael Jordan and LeBron James, and Doncic is certain to surpass the latter.
Jordan may be unreachable at 52 video games with 40+ factors earlier than turning 25 however Doncic has three months to tie James at 36.
Doncic at present has 31 video games with 40+ factors after defeating the Clippers 144-126. He turns 25 years of age on February 28, 2024.