Apparently everybody wants to fight Jake Paul now. After the YouTube star knocked out former NBA player Nate Robinson on the Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. undercard, a long line of athletes, rappers and fans want to knuckle up and take their chances with “The Problem Child.”
Drake’s Pal Wants The Smoke With Jake Paul
Memphis rapper BlocBoy JB has thrown his hat into the ring. The MC who’s best known for collaborating with Drake on 2018’s “Look Alive” went to his Instagram Story and challenged Jake Paul.
“You gotta see me after that. I ain’t gon’ lie, I don’t like how you did my boy. On my mama. You gotta see me.”
50 Cent Memes Nate Robinson Over Jake Paul KO
While some entertainers were trying to defend Nate, some were just clowning him. New York rapper 50 Cent had too much fun at Nate Rob’s expense.
“👀Damn Cuz😟get the strap! LOL #bransoncognac #lecheminduroi #starzgettheapp” -50 Cent’s Instagram
Nate Robinson’s Celebrity Friends
This past weekend, Nate went to his Instagram page to deliver a huge shout-out to some notable past and present stars. Robinson name-dropped a bunch of athletes who hit him up after his loss.
“I need to thank all my brothers for the support! There are too many to name, and IG only lets me choose 10 pics..but I’ve seen every one of you. HUGE shout out to my brother KG for being there, and all of y’all that have reached out to me PERSONALLY…Mike Bibby, Carlos Arroyo, Bonzi Wells, Malik Rose, everyone in these pics, etc. It means the world and we’re gonna come back even better. #holdat“
Robinson made things a little more personal by sharing an unforgettable scene from 1990’s movie Friday and relating it to his situation.
“Put that gun down son, get knocked out like your father used to. Great souls are grown through storms of struggles and seasons of suffering. #holdat”
Floyd Mayweather Defends Nate Robinson
This past weekend, undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. went to his Instagram page to share a throwback shot of himself posted up alongside Nate. Floyd also acknowledged social media’s wrath against Robinson following his Saturday night bout.
“Nate, I’m proud of you and I will always stand behind all my brothers. I will never kick my brother when he’s down. It’s ok for people to voice their opinions on social media, but no black athletes or black entertainers, especially black NBA players should make a mockery out of you. We are supposed to all stand with each other through the good, bad and ugly. I’m here to uplift you and let you know we all love you and congratulate you for just making an effort. SIDENOTE: The times I’ve had issues with another brother is when they came at me first. I was just defending myself.” -Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s Instagram
“🐐” -Nate Robinson
“That’s right most these mother f*ckers wouldn’t have the heart to walk in a ring let alone in front of the world 🙏🏽” -Fat Joe