Who will be the first NBA player Tesla Owner?

Who will be the first NBA player Tesla Owner?

The following video clip is very much like a fan-made commercial advertisement.

NBA Mike Conley test drove Ferrari 458 Spider and Range Rover then had a complete different reaction to the Tesla:

"Oh! It's on?"


"No sound at all!"

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Thomas N. | May 9, 2014

Steve Nash already has one.

Red Sage ca us | May 9, 2014

Ah. New he was a smart guy. John Salley probably would have got one, if he could fit in it... He probably has reserved a Model X.

Rheumboy | May 9, 2014

Larry Bird but they took out the front seat

golftoday | May 9, 2014

LaMarcus Aldridge also has one.

NKYTA | May 9, 2014

Do they pull into the local court and shoot 3's thru the Pano roof?

Mathew98 | May 9, 2014

@NKYTA - Yes, just an extension to the old Larry Bird vs. Michael Jordan ad where each will try to outdo the other by shooting and banking off the weirdest objects and then hitting the basket...

hfcolvin | May 10, 2014

Maybe this will help get some Superchargers out Memphis way.

MassX1317 | May 10, 2014

I think Blake Griffin has one, too.

Baribrotzer | May 10, 2014

Wouldn't some of them need to get the driver's seat modified and moved back? It would depend on how easily that could be done. And while an NBA player could afford to hire someone to do such a job, it would still take time and be a nuisance.

And I know what I'm talking about: I'm too tall to comfortably fit in a stock Prius, had to redesign and rebuild the seat mounting, and it was a real job. Because of the weird multiple angles of a Prius's seat mounting bolts, I had to fabricate a gadget that involved four big pieces of 2" steel angle, half-a-dozen carefully sawed and filed aluminum blocks, and quite a few bolts to connect those together and to the seat and car. It took several weeks.

All of this just to move the seat back six inches.

Paul1839 | May 10, 2014

What no seatbelt? Is he sitting on a buckled belt to make it work? Not very smart or safe.

Red Sage ca us | May 10, 2014

Blake Griffin has the car that all the world swears is a 'fraternal twin' of the Tesla Model S: the Kia Optima. He is their spokesperson. That doesn't mean he won't have an MS in his garage too, though.