Video: LeBron James tackles fan after nailing half-court shot for 75k

· January 26, 2013

A fan named Michael Drysch nailed a half-court hook shot during Friday’s game between the Pistons and Heat in Miami, winning $75,000 and the right to be tackled by NBA MVP LeBron James in celebration.

The $75,000 shot was sponsored by LeBronJames.com and Carmex, according to Fox Sports FloridaThe Miami Herald reported that Drysch, 50, is a Bulls fan.

ESPN.com reported more from Drysch’s post-shot reaction.

“It’s a great way to meet somebody like that,” Drysch said, as he was presented the oversized check. “I had no idea he was coming over to me like that. That was amazing. What a great feeling to experience something like this.”

“They told me to put some spin on the ball, and get it up there as high as I could,” Drysch said. “I had made that shot something like 1 percent of the time in my life.”

James posted a message on Twitter about the shot after the game: “How bout my man Michael with the sky hook from half court for 75k large!!! #wow #awesomeness”

 

  • Crush

    “I think more people won 75k compared to the amount people who could say they been TALKED by Lebron James.”….No SHIT!! Good lord, who does the writing for these post? Hope I don’t get TALKED for posting this….

  • Presto 2.5

    Lol @Crush  and lol @hahz  non spelling azz….

    • Female Body Inspector

      @Presto 2.5  @Crush 
       
      Presto…..whether or not King Hahz can’t spell or is just rushed is immaterial…….we get the point plus he supplies our eye candy.

      • Presto 2.5

        @Female Body Inspector  
         
        You kno good and well prest dont giv a damn… @hahz knos prest is jus doin what prest does…but how you gonna leave @Moor’s balls and swing on @hahz’s?…lol

      • Presto 2.5

        @Female Body Inspector  
         
        You kno good and well prest dont giv a damn… @hahz knos prest is jus doin what prest does…but how you gonna leave @Moor’s balls and swing on @hahz’s?…lol

      • Female Body Inspector

        @Presto 2.5  @hahz 
         
        lol, Presto, you know you wished that that was you Le Bron tackled on the court. You wouldn’t let him up. lol

      • Presto 2.5

        @Female Body Inspector
         Lol

  • BzB

    @Crush
     lol.  grammar nazi on duty.  but yeah these aren’t always the best written peices, but we get the point.
     
    amazing shot and a fun once in a lifetime reaction. tackled dude like he hit the game winning shot for a title.

  • MoorFedayeen

    Who is that black dude jumping up and down like a 3 year old?

    • President Ward

      @Moor that was trap.

    • Mister Mister

      LOL, that was the Heat hype man….ol boy getting the crowd hyped

  • Female Body Inspector

    Coulda meant talked to, also. Remember, when LeBron denied that dude some dap? We know he is stand-offish and arrogant.

    • Presto 2.5

      @Female Body Inspector
       Here take this “Like” and STFU…LMAO!!
       
      5 comments?…get ya comments up soldier…you supposed to be a ANS vet…lmao!

  • President Ward

    Life is good.