Amir Johnson Knighted at Medieval Times

Friday April 11th, 2014

(via @iamaamirjohnson/ Instagram) (via @iamaamirjohnson/ Instagram)

Amir Johnson gave a group of 60 fans tickets to watch the Raptors defeat the 76ers on Wednesday, and then took that same group to Medieval Times on Thursday, because Amir Johnson is the best.

Since Johnson went the extra mile for his fans, he received one of the highest honors known to man: Being knighted at Medieval Times. He even got to meet the king of Medieval Times!

No word yet on if the NBA will allow him to play out the rest of the season on horseback.

This seems like as good of an excuse as any to post one of the greatest scenes in movie history:


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