Oscars 2022: NBA star Damian Lillard reacts to Will Smith punching Chris Rock



Damian Lillard reacted to the viral incident of Will Smith punching Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars

The Oscars 2022 were held in Los Angeles, California and like always this big occasion didn’t fail to disappoint us. The biggest story to come out of the event was centered around Will Smith as he slapped Chris Rock on the stage in front of everyone.

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Chris Rock joked about Will Smith’s Wife Jada and said, “Jada, I love you. ‘G.I. Jane 2,’ can’t wait to see it, all right?”, referring to her bald look which was caused by a disease known as alopecia, a hair loss condition.

Will Smith straight away went to the stage and slapped Chris Rock in front of everyone present there and those who watched live on the television around the world. His actions shocked the entire world as nobody expected him to do this at a live program on such a prestigious occasion like the Oscars.

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Damian Lillard the NBA Superstar reacted to this moment through his Twitter and said, “Lot of MFS need this…”, referring to people who continuously talk bad about someone’s family without thinking about the actions that might follow ahead.

Dame stated the truth as recently many people have been getting away after doing this sort of stuff and Will Smith’s actions have sent a strong message that you can’t joke about someone’s family.

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Another former NBA player hopped on the Will Smith incident at the Oscars, as Kendrick Perkins the former NBA Champion and current ESPN Analyst on his Twitter said, “Y’all can say what’s y’all want about Will Smith but need to learn that a lot of people don’t play about their Wife or Children! Real Talk.”

He clearly meant that some people can’t take any shade thrown towards their family and Will’s actions were completely okay with retrospect to what Chris Rock had said.

Along with these, there were many other famous people who also were shocked by this incident and went on to their Twitter accounts to show their reactions.

Here are some of them:


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