Tweet of the Day: Damian Lillard Leads the Charge on 4 Bar Friday

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Damian LillardPortland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard and a few other NBA athletes took to Instagram to record four bars of freestyle rhymes for what is being touted as #4BarFriday.

Some of the rhymes are pretty nice, especially Indiana Pacers swingman Paul George. On the flip-side, NBA writer/analyst Ric Bucher should probably stick to his day job.

What follows may be perceived as anything from very entertaining to, perhaps, downright unethical. Enjoy.

Here, we have George breaking it down in four bars.

Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes showed up with his mic skills too.

4 Bar Friday isn’t just for the young, active NBA players.

Former NBA journeyman Cedric Ceballos, who played for the Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat, among others, drops a few rhymes as well.

For anyone in dire need of a reminder that not all rhymes are created equal, here is NBA columnist/analyst Ric Bucher.

Did Bucher even do a full four bars? Did his last two lines even rhyme?

We’ll let sleeping dogs lie and move on.

To redeem non-NBA athletes from hip hop humiliation we turn to Nate Jones, a sports consultant with Goodwin Sports—a sports management firm.

Now that we’ve had our fun, it’s time to relax, turn on the stereo and enjoy some real hip hop.


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