D-League Guard Kiwi Gardner Gets Summer League Invite, Has Great Reaction
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Kiwi Gardner is a 5-7 guard who spent last season playing in the D-League for the Santa Cruz Warriors, the affiliate for the Golden State Warriors. But it’s important to know a little of Gardner’s backstory: Gardner made a name for himself via Youtube mixtapes, then paid his own way to try out for the D-League and fought his way into a roster spot and became a fan favorite.
Yesterday, Santa Cruz GM Kirk Lacob broke the news to Gardner that he had earned a summer league roster spot with the Golden State Warriors. Gardner’s reaction? Priceless…