It may not come in the job description, but there are a lot of funny players in the NBA. Some people just have a natural talent when it comes to comedy and making people laugh. And because NBA players are also always in front of crowds and in the public eye, you would think that some of the especially comedic players would be great for TV, and specifically Saturday Night Live.
SNL has had many athletes host the program before, but not too often do NBA players get a chance. The last time a basketball player hosted the program was LeBron James in 2007, and before that it was Charles Barkley all the way back in 1993.
But some of these current guys have potential, and they would easily be able to entertain a crowd if they were given the opportunity.
So, without further ado, here are five NBA players that should host Saturday Night Live.