It appeared prefer it was gonna be the Summer season of bromances for James Harden, who has discovered himself within the shut entourages of Meek Mill and Lil Baby. Now, it appears the summer season has turn out to be a bit extra sophisticated, because the Brooklyn Nets star is trying to recoup a hefty sum of misplaced cash, as evidenced by a string of authorized letters despatched by Harden to Austin McBroom’s Merely Greatness Productions.

Allegedly, Harden was an enormous fan and a powerful believer in McBroom’s “Social Gloves: Battle of the Platforms” occasion, which discovered McBroom dealing with off with TikToker Bryce Corridor, a lot so, that he invited $2 million into it. He now joins one other group of buyers and contestants whose payouts are a fraction of what they had been promised.

Merely Greatness Productions appears to be at fault right here with grossly miscalculating the estimate of how many individuals would tune in to the event through Pay-Per-View. McBroom believed that over 10,000,000 followers would buy the $50 Pay-Per-View livestream of the occasion. Nonetheless, when the occasion lastly got here round, solely 136,000 followers shelled out the $50. The event, reportedly lost over $10 million, promising Hall $5 million,  for his loss to Austin McBroom

Austin Mcbroom and Bryce Hall

Bryce Corridor and Austin McBroom – Cliff Hawkins/Getty Photos for LivexLive

Taylor Holder, the TikToker who fought British Youtuber Gib on the occasion, additionally lately filed a breach of contract towards Merely Greatness Manufacturing. Holder has allegedly peen paid solely $85,000 of his promised $2 million. In response to requires returned losses, Merely Greatness Productions reached out to collectors with this assertion: “In gentle of the obvious underperformance of the Occasion, our agency has been retained to symbolize SGP in reference to both a exercise of the claims of all of its collectors or if a exercise will not be possible a probable chapter submitting.”

Good luck to James Harden.