Social Media Thinks They Saw A Popular NFL Superstar Playing For The Golden State Warriors (PIC) – News

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 24: Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr shouts to his team during their game against the Atlanta Hawks in the first half at Chase Center on January 24, 2024 in San Francisco, California.
Social media is making the same hilarious joke after spotting a doppelganger on the Golden State Warriors.

Golden State forward Gui Santos went viral during Wednesday night’s home game against the Philadelphia 76ers.

It had nothing to do with Santos’ performance, but rather the fact that he happens to look a lot like Los Angeles Rams superstar wide receiver Puka Nacua..as many fans noticed on social media:

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr reacting during game.

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Warriors trying anything man who TF is this ?! pic.twitter.com/jJG2pQkIh4

— Lew Sid (@LewSidRaps) February 6, 2024

Didn’t know Puka was a 2 sport athlete, impressive

— SwampKingsUF (@SwampKingsUF) February 6, 2024

Puka a dual threat athlete

— Bread and butter (@bostonfan1115) February 6, 2024

Bro is that Puka nacua

— majoris (@majorisx) February 6, 2024

Guys when did puka join the warriors? Is this what he does in the offseason lol pic.twitter.com/7MEgJPPef0

— NinerCards_97 (@potski97) February 8, 2024

Sixers so bad the Warriors got Puka Nacua getting minutes rn

— PhillySportsDaily🔔 (Luka MVP Arc🦇) (@PHLSportsDaily_) February 8, 2024

Look at the photo below, and you’ll see the clear resemblance between the two athletes:

Puka Nacua weighs in on Rookie of the Year race, doesn’t feel the award favors QBs https://t.co/7UiPF1Z4zT pic.twitter.com/WoRswyvsUu

— Rams Wire (@TheRamsWire) February 8, 2024

Not saying they’re the same person, but we will say that we have never seen Santos and Nacua in the same room together.

Nacua was one of the biggest surprises of the 2023 season. The fifth-round pick (177th overall) out of BYU was the top rookie wideout this year, recording 105 receptions for 1,486 yards and six touchdowns.

Nacua’s efforts helped the Rams return to the postseason with a 10-7 record, where they narrowly fell to Jared Goff’s Detroit Lions in the Wild Card Round.

The 21-year-old Santos was drafted in the second round (55th overall) by the Warriors in 2022. He spent last season with the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA G League before joining Golden State this season.

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