Adam Newman - Favorite Basketball Player

Adam Newman Season 3, Ep 4 06/13/2014 Views: 4,413

Adam Newman explains why Dikembe Mutombo is his favorite basketball player. (1:18)

Do you guys know who that is?

(audience whoops)Yeah, yeah.

Yeah, he did the finger wag.That's right.

Yeah.Every time he blocked a shot,

he'd wave his fingerin the opponent's face.

It was really coolwhen he did it.

I realize it'sweirdly effeminate

when I do it.(giggles)


It's not nearly as coolwhen I do it.

If you know nothing aboutbasketball, though,

Dikembe Mutombowas my favorite player

based on name alone, okay?

His full name is Dikembe Mutombo

Mpolondo MukambaJean-Jacques Wamutombo.

That's his full name.

Sure, it's funny

'cause it's different.And, uh...

he's got...he's got two sons.

He named his first son DikembeMutombo Mpolondo Mukamba

Jean-Jacques Wamutombo Jr.

All right?

And I'll try to pronouncehis second son's name for you

and not stumble over it.

(clears throat)


Feel likehe's playing favorites.

Family name is skewed way overto the first kid.

I feel sorry for Ryan.

You know Ryan gets stuck doingall the chores in that house.

In that house, there's a lot of,

"I need someone to mow the lawn.

Dikembe Mutombo... (bleep) it.Ryan!