NBA, NFL stars compete in charity golf match
Some of the biggest stars in the NBA and NFL competed Wednesday in the two-day State Farm Showdown at the Mohegan Sun Golf Club in southeastern Connecticut.
Here are some of the highlights from the event.
Houston Rockets guard and NBA All-Star Chris Paul, who hosted the State Farm Showdown along with Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, didn't like his tee shot on the first hole, remarking "That ain't it," drawing laughs from the gallery.
“That ain’t it.” @TheRealJRSmith & @CP3 tee off at the State Farm Showdown! pic.twitter.com/PhtxsHPiUu— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 27, 2018
Here's a look at two-time NBA champion Ray Allen and NBA veteran Mike Conley Jr. on the driving range.
.@CP3, Ray Allen & @mconley11 with some heat on their feet at the State Farm Showdown pic.twitter.com/EN0SuaqEdq— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 27, 2018
Rodgers sank a deep 3-pointer to the delight of Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald.
.@AaronRodgers12 out here making it look easy pic.twitter.com/uzZNt3qqSW— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 27, 2018
Paul had his turn to show off his gridiron skills, proving his accuracy as a passer.
Touchdown @CP3! pic.twitter.com/gI8fEOvnTB— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) June 27, 2018