BERKELEY (CBS SF) — If Warriors coach Steve Kerr tried thought he could walk incognito into the Paul Simon concert at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley Friday night, he was wrong.
Simon was halfway through his fifth number and the fans immediately recognized Kerr. They erupted into applause and a Roaracle style chant, “WARRIORS!”READ MORE: 'Fire Hose' Of Subtropical Moisture Bearing Down On Northern California
The singer was totally cool about getting upstaged. Simon laughed and told the crowd he will do the same thing to Steph Curry when the MVP goes to shoot a three-pointer.
Meantime, Kerr made it to his seat, waved and proceeded to enjoy the music.READ MORE: Kid-Size Doses Of Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine More Than 90% Effective
He was back in his usual courtside seat at Oracle on Sunday, for Game 2 against the Cavs.
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