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Steve Nash’s golf swing enrages Lakers fans

Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash
Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash The Associated Press

Here’s the thing about being ruled out of the NBA season for a back injury:

It’s OK to go to a driving range and hit golf balls. Sure, fans wouldn’t be happy about it, but who would find out about it.

But the Lakers’ Steve Nash, who is out this season with what the team called “a recurring back injury,” still found time to post a video of him hitting a golf ball to his Instagram account.

Needless to say, Laker fans didn’t like that, particularly since he is making nearly $10 million this season.

Here is Nash’s golf “swing” and some of the Twitter reaction:

Hat tip to The Early Lead.

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