Skip to main content

Snoop Dogg throws down a dunk after receiving LeBron James Lakers jersey

There is no doubt LeBron James brought back the excitement for the team in purple and gold. Since the day he officially signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, his jersey has been one of the fastest selling items on their official website.

The #ChosenFew campaign which was launched by the team owner Jeanie Buss presented the new Nike jersey to Kenley Jansen, Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig on Lakers Night at Dodger Stadium. LeBron James No. 23 jersey was presented as a gift to other professional athletes and musicians.

Some of the names which were among the selected group of people to receive the gift were Jared Goff and Todd Gurley but also some prominent musicians like Adam Levine and J.Cole. The Lakers organization has shifted to a #StartTheShow campaign during the preseason.

Snoop Dogg is one of the latest celebrities to receive James jersey, especially because he is noted as one of the most avid Los Angeles Lakers fans. Upon receiving his jersey immediately put it on and threw down a dunk in a video that was shared across different social media platforms.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Snoop Dogg has attended numerous Lakers game at the Staples Center so, naturally, he was ecstatic when he received an authentic LeBron James Lakers jersey.

The famed rapper presumably will be in attendance when James and the Lakers face the Houston Rockets in this season’s home opener. The two last were together for the premiere episode of James’ “The Shop” on HBO.

Jeanie Buss admits missing Kobe Bryant: Honestly, he was the greatest Laker ever

Jeanie Buss admits missing Kobe Bryant: "Honestly, he was the greatest Laker ever"

As rumors swirl about Kevin Durant or Kyrie Irving suiting up for the L.A. Lakers, owner Jeanie Buss remembers Kobe Bryant's loyalty to the team.

Los Angeles Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony shares the Notorious B.I.G. rap verse that he lives by

Carmelo Anthony crawled his way out of the rough Baltimore streets. He knows that not everyone was as fortunate as him.

Kyrie Irving is to blame for the Brooklyn Nets' collapse

Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant proved why they're not leaders

No matter how you feel about Durant as a person, there's one thing no one can deny, and that's his love for the game of basketball -- something Kyrie Irving was never able to match.

Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan

A business mogul breaks down Michael Jordan's earnings per shoe from Nike

5% seems measly, but once you get into the numbers, it's the secret behind the most successful shoe deal in sports history.

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, guard Stephen Curry and forward Kevin Durant

Reports say Warriors superstars are willing to welcome Kevin Durant back to Golden State

But Warriors management isn't willing to cross the bridge for Kevin Durant again.

NBA commissioner Adam Silver and Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter

Enes Kanter Freedom attacks NBA, Adam Silver once again — “One of the most hypocritical organization and commissioner out there”

The former Boston Celtic center thinks the NBA is not doing enough to help detained WNBA star Brittney Griner.

Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard and forward LeBron James

”He’s always watching the stat sheets” — Dwight Howard perfectly sums up LeBron James' brilliance on the court

Based on his experience, Dwight Howard said that he admires how strategic every move LeBron James makes is.