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Old 03-20-2016, 03:17 PM
Uncle Jocko is offline
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Originally Posted by Chefguy View Post
There are some commercials that have basketball stars playing a family (Damian Lillard is the baby) that are amusing. I couldn't tell you what it is that's being sold.
It's a series of State Farm ads, with the basketball players as a TV-sitcom family called The Hoopers. The friendly neighbor is a State Farm agent (wearing a red shirt and, probably, khakis just like Jake).

Unlike you, I knew what the advertiser was right away - but I had no idea who the basketball players were until they ran an "opening credits" version that listed them all (including "State Farm Agent as The Neighbor").