Double Dribble

An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett

Uncle Drew can ball

YouTube screen shot from a Pepsi MAX commercial.

YouTube screen shot from a Pepsi MAX commercial. (Credit: YouTube)

Last week, Pepsi MAX unveiled a new ad campaign around an old man named "Uncle Drew."

The soft drink company showed up at a pick-up game in New Jersey, pretending to shoot a documentary about a basketball player named "Kevin." Kevin's uncle, Drew, was on the sidelines when one of the players in the pick-up game was injured.

Uncle Drew started off slow, but once he got his legs under him, he took over.

You'll have to click to find out how:

Tags: Kyrie Irving , commercial , video

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