Found October 17, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Rudy GobertIan Clark
TEAMS: Utah Jazz
With another NBA season just around the corner, rookies everywhere are looking over their shoulders in anticipation of potential acts of hazing from the veterans. Two young Utah Jazz players were the latest victims of team hazing, and they shared photos of the results on Instagram. Rudy Gobert and Ian Clark were forced to get their fingernails painted in different shades of pink. With glitter on top for good measure. Check it out in the photos below. Filed under: Headlines, NBA, NESN Staff

Utah Jazz rookies get hazed with pretty pink fingernail polish (Photo)

Utah Jazz rookies Rudy Gobert and Ian Clark were "welcomed" to the NBA with some friendly hazing by their veteran teammates who made them paint their fingernails pink. As you can see from the closeup of Gobert's nails below, the polish they used was very sparkly. So pretty. H/T BDL. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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