Friday’s Mashup: Video of Jaylen Brown’s nasty crossover during pickup game in Egypt goes viral

Lucy Burdge
May 30, 2019 - 9:57 pm
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AROUND THE WEB:

-- Jaylen Brown is on vacation in Egypt with his family and took time to hit a basketball court at Cairo American College for a pick-up game.

And his opponents wish he hadn’t.

A video of Brown’s flashy crossover during what everyone thought was a friendly game is now making the rounds and it is nasty.

Brown is also sightseeing in Egypt when he’s not breaking kids’ ankles.

What we spend a lifetime building can be destroyed overnight .. BUILD IT ANYWAY

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Be you and make the world adjust

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-- Sam Adams is doing its part to support the Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final and announced it will release a special beer for the series.

Samuel Adams’ limited edition Black & Gold brew is a nod to the team’s colors and is a medium-bodied lager with chocolate notes, a hint of coffee and a slightly sweet and roasted malt flavor.

The company also said the Black & Gold is a deep ruby black color and has 4.9% ABV.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “I think he really beat himself up. Even when he was doing a great job, even when he was putting everything toward it, he still looked toward himself during all those moments.” -- Micah Shrewsberry, on Brad Stevens’ mindset after the Celtics lost to the Bucks in the Eastern Conference semifinals

 

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