As a rookie in the NBA (or any league, for that matter) you usually have a few roles.
One of them is to be quiet.
Another is to know your role.
Lastly – you’re the grunt. You help carry equipment, suitcases, anything to make life easier for the veterans. You’re also required to pick up coffee, donuts and bagels before each morning practice.
Apparently, Utah Jazz rookie Rudy Gobert forgot to do that recently and the consequences weren’t pleasant.
When Gobert wasn’t looking, a collection of Jazz veterans filled the rookies luxury SUV (looks to be a Range Rover?) with a massive amount of buttery popcorn, which I’m sure matched up well with the SUV’s leather interior.
As bad as that was though – I’m not sure Gobert got the worst of it because the practice facility security seems to have the lovely job of cleaning up the mini-disaster.
I have a feeling this might be the last night Gobert forgets to bring breakfast to the team’s practice facility.
First the mess:
Then the cleanup:
Updated with video: