Jack Nicholson has had some grand instances at Lakers video games through the years, however Saturday evening was not one in every of them.

After the Nuggets defeated the Lakers 119-108 to take a 3-0 lead within the best-of-seven Western Convention finals, Denver star Nikola Jokic’s brothers, Nemanja and Strahinja, heckled Nicholson.

“OMG the Jokic brothers exchanging pleasantries with Jack Nicholson on his means out. Jack was SALTY!” tweeted Denver-area sports activities reporter Vic Lombardi.

Video emerged of the one in every of Jokic’s brothers giving Nicholson the thumbs up signal, and the opposite yelling, “See you subsequent yr! Bye-bye! Bye-bye!”

It’s unclear precisely how salty Nicholson was, as a result of the video doesn’t present his face.

The video does present a glimpse of Nicholson’s son, Ray, who seems to be laughing good-naturedly on the Jokic brothers’ heckling.


Jack Nicholson at Sport 3 of the Lakers-Nuggets collection on Could 20, 2023.
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Nicholson resumed going to Lakers video games in Sport 6 of the primary spherical towards the Grizzlies, marking a uncommon public look for the legendary 86-year-old actor, who had final been seen on the Crypto.com Area on opening evening of final season.

When he made his triumphant return to the courtside seats he’s held for many years, he exchanged pleasantries with Larry David.

He was additionally there when the Lakers hosted the Warriors within the second spherical.

The Jokic brothers have beforehand gotten in a disagreement with the Morris twins, Marcus and Markieff, spilling over from the basketball courtroom.


Nikola Jokic's brother waves bye-bye to Jack Nicholson.
Nikola Jokic’s brother waves bye-bye to Jack Nicholson.
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Jack Nicholson was heckled by Nikola Jokic's older brothers on Saturday night in Los Angeles.
Jack Nicholson was heckled by Nikola Jokic’s older brothers on Saturday evening in Los Angeles.
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“It is best to go away this the way in which it’s as an alternative of publicly threatening our brother! Your brother made a grimy play first. If you wish to make a step additional make sure we shall be ready for you!!” the brothers tweeted at Marcus Morris in 2021 within the fallout from a skirmish between Nikola Jokic and Markieff Morris.

The tweet has since been deleted.

The Lakers are three-point favorites towards the Nuggets in Sport 4 in Los Angeles on Monday evening.