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Los Angeles Lakers host Will Smith for team event, actor talks gratitude in times of great challenge

Emancipation star was guest speaker at Lakers Genius Talks event

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During a rare public appearance,Will Smithoffered a piece of advice to the NBAs Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday.

The sports team took to their social media accounts to thank theKing Richard starfor his visit during the Lakers Genius Talks event an annual conference that hosts celebrities to provide words of wisdom to the players.

Huge thank you to Will Smith, who joined the team to discuss strength through togetherness, and practicing gratitude in times of great challenge. All themes in his forthcoming masterpiece film, Emancipation,the Lakerssocial media account wrote on their Instagram caption.

In the post, the professional basketball team is seen posing with The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air alum, as he holds up a sports jersey presented to him with Smith written on the back, along with the number 14.

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The 54-year-old actors visit comes months after he infamously slapped comedian Chris Rock for making a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith at the 2022 Academy Awards in March.

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In addition to the team photo, Smith was seen in a series of snaps on social media.

Huge thank you to Will Smith, who joined the team to discuss strength through togetherness, and practicing gratitude in times of great challenge. All themes in his forthcoming masterpiece film, Emancipation.

The Oscar winner posed solo behind several Lakers trophies while wearing a navy two-piece outfit with a striped shirt underneath.

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Smith also met with the teams owner, Jeanie Buss, and general manager, Rob Pelinka, as the three were all smiles in a picture.

Will Smith won the best actor Academy Award shortly after slapping Chris Rock.(Getty Images)

He additionally shared the team photo on his Instagram account with the caption, Gave a sneak peek of Emancipation to the @lakers and had a GREAT convo about the film for their Genius Series big thanx to everyone who came thru!! Next stop my @sixers.

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The I Am Legend actor added in his Instagram video how excited he was to be visiting the professional basketball team, joking that there wasnt a Sixers trophy on site.

Its just important to say, theres not a trophy from 1983thats the year that Julius Erving led the Sixers to a win, Im just letting all my Philly fans knowwe remember, the Philadelphia native pointed out.

The Los Angeles Lakers are currently in the middle of a losing season.

Other stars who have been special guests on the Lakers Genius Talk include Dwayne The Rock Johnson and Kendrick Lamar.

Stephanie Giang-Paunon is an Entertainment Writer for Fox News Digital. Story tips can be sent to stephanie. and on Twitter: @SGiangPaunon.

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