During Sunday night’s Academy Awards, Samuel L. Jackson informed New York Knicks superfan Spike Lee that the Knicks (now 12-48) beat the San Antonio Spurs 130-118 to snap an 18-game home losing streak.
Lee replied, “We’re trying to tank.”
Samuel L Jackson gives Spike Lee a Knicks update, manages to work in the home losing streak pic.twitter.com/hdgZwKju4D
— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) February 25, 2019
And then Jackson handed Lee the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay (BlacKkKlansman).
After they cut to commercial, Samuel L. Jackson was waiting there patiently to hand Spike Lee his Oscar pic.twitter.com/QTjdKG4Gdf
— Kyle Buchanan (@kylebuchanan) February 25, 2019
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Over 40 years in film, Spike Lee just won his first #Oscar EVER for #Blackkklansman and Samuel L. Jackson’s energy is all of us! link in bio for Spike’s inspiring speech ( via Rob Latour) #ItsTheShoes #DoTheRightThing
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