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Dyson Daniels’ mother steals the show at 2022 NBA Draft


Dyson Daniels’ mother stole the show in the 2022 NBA Draft on Thursday night.

Before Daniels was selected by the Pelicans with the No. 8 draft pick, he took the stage with mom Brikitta Kool-Daniels on his arm – a family moment that has since gone viral.

Dyson Daniels takes the stage at Barclays Center with his family ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft on Thursday, June 23, 2022.
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Dyson Daniels’ mother steals the show at 2022 NBA Draft
Dyson Daniels with his family during the 2022 NBA draft on Thursday, June 23, 2022.
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“Dyson Daniels is going to be a trending topic tonight,” said journalist Troy Machir. tweetedincluding a photo of Daniels and her mother, wearing a white slit dress and peep toe heels.

‘NBA twitter will explode after seeing Dyson Daniels’ mother’, one person tweeted.

“Dyson Daniel’s mother is a generational prospect”, a separate fan tweeted.


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Another person asked whether Daniels would be a trending topic because of his mother or his silver metallic suit – which fan compared to a “aluminum foil.

Throughout the night, Daniels’ mother also shared a number of photos on Instagram taken inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Daniels previously played with the NBA G League Ignite. The Aussie product made his debut for the Australian Senior National Team in 2021 FIBA ​​Asia Cup Qualifier. His father, Ricky Daniels, started a professional basketball career after playing for NC State.




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