JR Smith of the Cleveland Lebrons (Cavaliers) arrived in style to a home game riding on his phunkeeduck. JR Smith received his board as gift from Jamie Fox. Smith says that riding his hoverboard entering huge arenas saves his legs for game time. No wasted steps so he is fresh for the game.
Reporters covering the Cavaliers have noticed they can tell the mood of Smith before an interview by the speed he rides his hoverboard. He will go fast to avoid any interruptions from the media on the way to the locker.
Hoverboards are moving into the mainstream even more so with celebrities and athletes riding around at major events. Let us know who you’ve seen riding around via comments below!