An area tv reporter failed to acknowledge Jordan Clarkson in his house metropolis.
The reporter was interviewing Clarkson for KUTV in Salt Lake Metropolis. She requested the 29-year-old guard if he attended any Jazz video games final season. Clarkson responded as if he had been an avid fan.
The reporter, Hayley Crombleholme, additionally requested Clarkson to spell out his identify however nonetheless did not make the connection. She mentioned afterward she was “extremely embarrassed” by the interplay.
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Though Crombleholme was taunted on social media platforms, Clarkson added a humorous contact to attempt to transfer the encounter away from mainstream consideration.
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Clarkson’s teammate Joe Ingles supplied his personal response to the interview. Clarkson responded with extra gentle humor to maintain the reporter from receiving backlash.
Clarkson has performed for the Lakers, Cavaliers and Jazz in his NBA profession. Since becoming a member of Utah within the 2019-20 season, he has averaged 17.3 factors per recreation. He was the NBA’s Sixth Man of the 12 months final season after averaging 18.4 factors in 68 video games (one begin).
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If he will help the Jazz push by means of to the NBA Finals, he might by no means go unrecognized once more in Salt Lake Metropolis.