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J.R. Smith of the Cleveland Cavaliers wants his own reality TV show. The only thing about this that makes him different than any other NBA player who wants his own show, is that he’s willing to ask his fans to front the money for it.

He started a Kickstarter campaign to get the show on the road. Incentives for big-money donors include a speaking role in the show, and a “personalized phone call,” according to CBS Sports. Is this is a smart move, or an insult to ask his fans for the money for the show? Watch the video above to see Gary With Da Tea explain more in this exclusive video edition of Gary’s Tea

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