Boston Celtics heart Daniel Theis has been a glue man for the contenders this postseason, taking part in some terrific protection in the midst of the paint, hitting occasional threes and rebounding.
On Monday night time, in the course of the Celts’ 111-89 win over the Toronto Raptors to take a 3-2 lead of their Japanese semifinals sequence, he was on the receiving finish of an inadvertent kick to the face courtesy of Pascal Siakam. It look painful, however Theis was okay.
That led to lots of people — together with former WWE star Mick Foley — to make the identical jokes that Theis was on the receiving finish of a WWE kick:
(Due to Larry Brown Sports activities for sharing.)