There is a cause the only two scheduled NBA games on Sunday had been matinee affairs. The league was type (and clever) sufficient to permit its gamers to benefit from the Tremendous Bowl festivities together with their households, and to the delight of hoopers and soccer followers in every single place, the large sport delivered.
Whereas the likes of LeBron James and Draymond Green were spotted in a suite at Allegiant Stadium watching the Chiefs do battle with the 49ers, a number of of their friends actively tweeted their reactions all through the sport. After Patrick Mahomes captured his third Tremendous Bowl MVP, a whole lot of NBA gamers –both previous and current — echoed the post-game sentiments of Travis Kelce, who referred to his quarterback teammate as “the best football player we’ve ever seen.”
5-time NBA champion Magic Johnson wrote, “Patrick Mahomes labored his late-game magic as soon as once more to seal a 25-22 Tremendous Bowl extra time win over the 49ers! Again-to-back wins for the Chiefs and he earned his third MVP award…WOW!”