There’s old-man strength, and then there’s old-man silliness. Stephen Jackson and Kenyon Martin (and a couple of NBA legends) seemed to show some of the latter Sunday.
But was it really silliness, or slyness?
Jackson and Martin, in response to a question by Michael Rapoport, said a team of top players from the new Big3 3-on-3 league could beat a real NBA team in, we’re guessing, 5-on-5.
“Not just the summer league, we’ll beat an actual NBA team,” Jackson, 39, told reporters (video via FS1’s Facebook page) before the league’s Week 3 games in Tulsa, Okla. Jackson said he was “dead-ass serious.”
Guy is regarded as the best punter of all time and was a seven-time Pro Bowler and three-time Super Bowl champ for the Raiders. The Ray Guy Award is given annually to the best punter in college football.
Andersen retired as the NFL’s all-time leading scorer with 2,544 points, a record that still stands. But, as Andersen said Wednesday, “records are made to be broken,” and Vinatieri, who is just 166 points behind Andersen, just might catch him.
“I have nothing but admiration for what Adam has been able to do for Cheap Braves Jerseys a long period of time,” Andersen said of the 44-year-old Colts kicker, who spent 10 seasons with the Patriots and has been a part of four Super Bowl championship teams. “It remains to be seen whether he’ll break my records. If he does, then he needs to be congratulated because it’s a high mark and a high bar, and records are Cheap Blue Jays Jerseys made to be broken. I’ve held many of them for over a decade now, so I won’t lose any sleep over it.