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Comcast SportsNet’s J. Michael gets hit in the head with a basketball before Wizards game


(Via @CSNWizards)

You might have missed this in all the excitement about the Wizards playing, and winning, a second-round NBA playoff game.

Just in case, here’s the video of Comcast SportsNet Wizards reporter J. Michael taking a basketball off the head during his pregame report.

Deadspin even made a Gif of the incident.

As you can see, his pain certainly appeared to be genuine.

He lived, though, and looked none the worse for wear by night’s end.

Dan Steinberg writes about all things D.C. sports at the D.C. Sports Bog.
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