It’s properly documented that director Spike Lee is a large fan of the New York Knicks. You can sometimes discover him courtside at Knicks video games going fully off the rails every time issues aren’t going the staff’s method. He’s even gotten into beef with opposing gamers, most notably Reggie Miller of the Indiana Pacers again within the 90s. Last evening, Lee was on the Oscars the place he received an award for Best Adapted Screenplay for his movie BlacKkKlansman.
The award was introduced to him by Samuel L. Jackson and Brie Larson. Although earlier than his identify was introduced, Jackson addressed Lee by letting him know that simply moments earlier, the Knicks had received their sport towards the San Antonio Spurs by a rating of 130-118. Going into final evening’s sport, the Knicks had misplaced 18-straight house video games however had been capable of snap that streak.
In response to the information, Lee shouted again at Jackson saying “We’re making an attempt to tank.”
Lee is clearly a giant fan of Duke star Zion Williamson who is ready to go first general on this yr’s NBA entry draft. If the Knicks maintain successful, they’d threat dropping a excessive draft choose which might be powerful contemplating the staff has been struggling to win over the few years.