UPDATED 5/17, 8:39 p.m. ET: Matt Barnes responded to Kwame Brown taking challenge with him, Gilbert Arenas, and Stephen Jackson.
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However that wasn’t the top of it. Brown later shared one other response through which he goes after Barnes.
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For years, Kwame Brown’s lackluster profession has been the butt of jokes from each gamers and followers. But, now it looks like the previous No. 1 decide has had sufficient.
Throughout Gilbert Arenas’s current look on the All The Smoke podcast, he spoke about his former Washington Wizards teammate to hosts Stephen Jackson and Matt Barnes. Seeing this ruffled Brown’s feathers, prompting him to take to hold forth on Barnes, Stak, and Gil on Instagram Reside.
“I believe you guys have to focus and channel that vitality to some extra actual issues,” Brown stated in his hour-long response. “And Stephen Jackson, perhaps you possibly can put that motherf**king blunt out and pull your pants up in your ass and put that rag down and act like a grown-ass man as a substitute of a little bit ass boy.”
(Sarcastically, Brown was arrested for marijuana possession in 2019). Brown then turned his consideration to Matt Barnes and Gilbert Arenas. Within the response, he urges Barnes—who he refers to as “Becky with the Good Hair” to go to counseling. He then accuses Arenas of not being in contact along with his Blackness.
“You the correct hand arm of them white boys. … N***a you took thousands and thousands out my mouth, n***a,” he continued. “You the whitest Black boy I’ve ever recognized.”
Brown has lived in folklore as one of many greatest busts in NBA historical past. Brown was taken out of highschool by the Wizards as no. 1 decide in 2001. He was then thrust into enjoying with Michael Jordan who demanded him to dwell as much as the hype. Sadly for Brown, he was by no means the participant followers and entrance places of work needed him to be. Nonetheless, he was capable of have a 12-year profession within the NBA however solely averages 6 factors, 5 rebounds, and fewer than one help.
When requested about Brown across the episode’s 57 minute-mark, Arenas insinuated that Jordan destroyed Brown’s confidence and in contrast him to a “present pony.” Regardless of this, Arenas admitted that Brown might’ve been a generational expertise if he solely had the boldness/resiliency the NBA requires.
Following Brown’s rant, Jackson took to Instagram the place he refused to interact with the disgruntled former participant. As a substitute, he claimed that Brown selected them as his targets as a result of Arenas’s No Chill Podcast and All The Smoke are two of the largest platforms in sports activities media.
“Aye man, all people need consideration. Say Kwame Brown, bruh, I like you to loss of life,” Jackson stated. “I don’t need no smoke with you. … I want you one of the best little bro. Preserve doing all of your factor. However, we not gon’ put you on. You had your alternative while you was the no. 1 draft decide and laid an egg.”