During the first few seconds of last night matchup between Duke and North Carolina, Blue Devil star Freshman Zion Williamson sprained his knee after his Nike shoe exploded:

Thankfully it doesn’t look like the injury was too serious, but that was the probable first pick in the NBA draft going because his Nike shoe failed:

On national TV, no less:

From woke to broke:

Former President Barack Obama was at the game and instantly became a meme when he was caught on camera mouthing, “his shoe broke”:

Obama wished Williamson a speedy recovery:

Nike is now in damage control mode and promising an investigation:

And the stock price is taking a hit from the news: