Mo Bamba already is a big piece of pop culture. There’s a popular song named in his honor, and the Orlando Magic big man has the eye of Shaquille O’Neal.
Bamba, who went to college at Texas, apparently decided to have a friendly wager with O’Neal when his college’s football team went up against LSU earlier this year. O’Neal, who played two years at LSU in the early 90s, was game.
The wager was for Bamba to DJ a set at one of O’Neal’s shows if Texas was victorious. If LSU won, Bamba would have to cut off his patented high top.
Unfortunately for the Magic sophomore, LSU beat Texas, 45-38.
That gave us this:
Now Bamba has that Rudy Gobert line in his head. Still pretty good looking, I think.
At least someone came after Shaq recently and came through for us.