Gilbert Arenas explains why Will Smith & Chris Rock’s Oscars slap was staged

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In this VladTV clip, former NBA star guard Gilbert Arenas shares his thoughts on the incident in which Dave Chappelle was attacked on stage during the “Netflix is a Joke” festival.

This prompts a discussion about Will Smith slapping Chris Rock. To that, Gilbert Arenas emphatically states that he believes the whole thing was staged because Smith and Rock were friends who have worked together in the past.

As the interview continues, Arenas continues to make his case that the ordeal was fake by outlining components of the occurrence that didn’t make sense to him:

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