Former college NBA basketball player turn sportscaster Bill Walton is prone to doing crazy things while on the air.
So on Saturday night, he ate a cupcake and a lit candle.
— ESPN (@espn) February 10, 2019
Because he’s Bill Walton.
Bill Walton is just the best. I can’t stop laughing. https://t.co/UbIJ0RkiCD
— Ryan Fagan (@ryanfagan) February 10, 2019
A lit candle doesn’t even rank in the Top 10 weird things Bill Walton has eaten this year. I guarantee it
— James Dator (@James_Dator) February 10, 2019
Another Saturday night where Bill Walton breaks twitter https://t.co/XGyncI1eiz
— Jody Jackson (@Jody_Jackson) February 10, 2019
This is the most amazing Bill Walton moment ever among a vast ocean of amazing Bill Walton moments. https://t.co/pDbvdzKQ97
— Mike Selinker (@mikeselinker) February 10, 2019
Bill Walton is a national treasure https://t.co/Aiw1kmX8Qo
— Kavitha A. Davidson (@kavithadavidson) February 10, 2019
Bill Walton IS a lit candle. https://t.co/YVltgWphXT
— Ben White (@morningmoneyben) February 10, 2019
To be fair, the announcer calling the game with Walton, Dave Pasch, dared him to eat it while the candle was lit.
So he did.