Braves receive Lil B’s blessing to use the cooking dance

Tuesday July 7th, 2015

After the Rockets fell in the playoffs to the Warriors, thanks in part to 13 turnovers from James Harden in the clinching game, professional sports teams have learned it is best to steer clear of the wrath of Lil B.

The Based God has already gotten a shout out from the Atlanta Hawks in an effort to avoid his curse and now the city's baseball team is also courting the rappers favor.

Cameron Maybin busted out the cooking dance celebration that caused Harden to draw Lil B's ire, but the team's social media account was quick to thank the Bay Area rapper, and he let them know they were still in his good graces.

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