‘You don’t see it in other major professional sports’ – Serena Williams’ husband Alexis Ohanian raises valid question about popularity of NBA All-Star weekend

Serena Williams’ husband is indeed one of the most successful businessmen today. Apart from his great business knowledge, he is also a sports enthusiast. We often see him writing posts about various sports like boxing, football, basketball and of course tennis.

He recently wrote about the NBA, especially the All-Star game. He also raised a legitimate question about his insane popularity.


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Alexis Ohanian talked about the popularity of NBA All-Star Weekend

Earlier, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian took the plunge Twitter and asked Hey Twitter – What makes the @NBA All-Star Weekend programming such a fun spectacle? It’s like people go to town for it in a way that I don’t see in other major professional sports. Is it just because it’s so tied to the culture?

In response, he received many responses from fans, but one fan in particular pointed out that the average age of NBA fans is much lower than the NFL, NHL, PGA, MLB, and other sports. According to a fan, this was one of the main reasons for the popularity of the NBA all-star weekend. In response, Ohanian tweeted, “Haha! Okay, that’s a great point.”

Notably, the NBA All-Star Weekend garners a lot of attention as fans from all over the world come to America just to watch the players play. Apart from that, we also witness other fun things including the three-point shooting contest, the dunk contest, the celebrity all-star game and the main attraction, the all-star game.

Serena Williams is gunning for her 24th Grand Slam title at the 2022 US Open

Meanwhile, Ohanian recently went on vacation to Greece with his family, including his wife, Serena Williamsand Olympia’s daughter. During the Wimbledon Championships, the entire Williams family was in the UK and spent some quality time. Before that, Serena participated in the Wimbledon Championships, but suffered a loss in the very first round.


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After recovering from the loss, Serena is now focused on her next Grand Slam title, the US Open. In preparation for the US Open, the 23-time Grand Slam champion will play two back-to-back tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati.

Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – June 28, 2022 Serena Williams of the USA in action during her first round match against France’s Harmony Tan REUTERS/Matthew Childs TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Serena (40) is currently at the end of her career. In the past, she had many chances to win the 24th Grand Slam title and equal Margaret Court’s record, but she failed each time. Earlier in the interview, she spoke about not giving up on that dream as she is still fit enough to compete for the biggest honors in the sport.


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