Jeopardy! contestants are some of the brightest people we see on TV. But when it comes to sports, they often look like Average Joes.
Case and point: a recent episode of Jeopardy! that aired where contestants were stumped by a simple NBA question.
The answer was Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler.
“Recently this baller barista launched Big Face Coffee, and turned his new team – the Miami Heat – into a title contender,” the question from host Ken Jennings was.
The clue was presented with a photo of Butler smiling on the sidelines.
Despite that, no one was able to identify Butler.
Here is the moment:
— Will Manso (@WillManso) February 17, 2021
We often see sports questions stump the contestants on Jeopardy! and it doesn’t look like that will end anytime soon.
The only question is: how easy will they need to get before answers start being correct?