Lakers Fan Wins $95K with Half-Court Shot, Will Use Money for Kobe’s Last Game


The Los Angeles Lakers couldn’t miss against the Phoenix Suns Sunday night. Neither could their fans. One lifelong supporter of the Purple and Gold nailed a half-court shot during a timeout, and in doing so won himself $95,000.

Lakers forward Julius Randle was apparently pumped, per Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News:

According to MIke Trudell, the team’s official reporter, the fan already knows what he’ll do with part of the money: