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After the Sacramento Kings victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night, Kings forward Jason Thompson got a chance to hang out with actor William Zabka.For those of you who don't remember Zabka, he was Johnny Lawrence in the famous 1980's flick "The Karate Kid".Lawrence was the villain to Ralph Macchio's Daniel LaRusso in the movie and below is photo of him with the Sacramento big man courtesy of Thompson's Twitter account:
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