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Rihanna’s impressive body of “Work” has garnered her a legion of fans amongst which are more than a few professional athletes. After last night’s performance at the Verizon Center in DC, Washington Wizards point guard John Wall paid the beguiling Barbadian a visit and brought along a gift.

John Wall gives Rihanna a Wizards jersey

Wall, wearing a No 5 letterman’s jacket, gave Riri his No. 2 basketball jersey. Rihanna will, no doubt, put the gift to good use as she has rocked basketball jerseys time, time, time, time, time, and time again.

For the video to her most recent hit, Rihanna dons a red, gold, green and black net dress. Maybe the next hoopster fanboy should consider bringing her a basketball net instead of his jersey.


While Wall is unlikely to ever land a track at the top of the Billboard charts, he does have a signature dance move to his credit that inspired a rap from Troop 41.


If Rihanna’s moves are more to your liking, give Matt Steffanina’s choreography to the chart-topping “Work” a try. One and two and three and four and…