The YouTube star turned boxer made his offer on X
NBA star Draymond Green finds himself at the center of an intriguing offer from none other than Jake Paul, the notorious figure in the world of celebrity boxing. After being suspended indefinitely by the NBA, Green now has a chance to step into the boxing ring and earn a hefty sum of money.
Why did the NBA suspend Draymond Green?
Green’s suspension came after a heated incident on the court where he swung his arms at Suns center Jusuf Nurkic, leading to an indefinite suspension.
The NBA’s decision, as reported by ESPN’sAdrian Wojnarowski, is to give Green the time he needs to address the challenges he’s currently facing.
This marks Green’s 18th career ejection, making him the leader in this category among active players. In response to Green’s suspension, the Golden State Warriors are rallying behind their player.
Head coach Steve Kerr emphasized Green’s importance to the team, expressing the need for him to find a way to maintain composure on the court for the sake of his teammates.
“We need him. We need Draymond. He knows that. We’ve talked to him. He’s got to find a way to keep his poise and be out there for his teammates,” Kerr said.
Jake Paul’s million-dollar proposition
Amidst the uncertainty surrounding Green’s suspension, Jake Paul wasted no time extending an interesting offer to the NBA star. The social media sensation presented Draymond Green with a $10 million contract to step into the ring under his MVP promotion.
Paul’s message on X read: “Draymond Green hit me up I’ll get you on a card to fight $10 million”
This move adds an unexpected twist to Green’s career trajectory, potentially opening a new chapter outside the basketball court.