The Orlando Magic lost in a triple overtime game last night against the Chicago Bulls that is being hailed as an “instant classic,” well that classic wouldn’t have been possible had Jameer Nelson not hit a game tying three to send the game into the first overtime. Well I’m sure Nelson wasn’t expecting that game tying three to cost him $15,000 but it did.
Jameer Nelson’s game tying three:
The gesture according to Magic Basketball Online, is the “big balls dance,” and it comes from the movie Major League. Although the last year of Nelson’s contract is only partially guaranteed, he surely made enough over his time in the league to handle that $15,000.