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Fans are trolling Nikola Jokic for showing up to Nuggets vs Lakers dressed as a supervillain

JAlmost everyone is excited about the first round NBA Playoffs series between Denver Nuggets and Los Angeles Lakers. For a match of this magnitude, everyone has to play their part. And Nikola Jokic did not disappoint.

Nikola Jokic pregame outfit vs. Lakers looked like a cartoon villain

Jokic arrived dressed as “Gru“, a supervillain from the movie”Despicable MeLakers fans were a little scared of the look, while everyone else either loved it or hated it.

Why did Nikola Jokic dress like Gru from Despicable Me?

This is not just a random occurrence. Jokic even starred in a trailer for Despicable me 4referring to fans who have compared his appearance to Gru in the past.

Now Jokic has fully embraced it. And it’s hard to argue how similar he really looks to the animated character.

While Jokic came dressed as Gru, his opponent, Le Bron Jamesarrived in an all black outfit.

James means business as his Lakers look for revenge for last season’s Western Conference Finals.