If you know his story, it's hard not to root for Thomas Robinson.
But if you're a Sacramento Kings fan, you're probably really cheering for the fifth overall NBA draft pick.
At least that's the conclusion we can draw after seeing the sights and sounds of the #TRobRally, held Saturday afternoon at a Sacramento mall and featuring several hundred (by Sacramento Bee columnist Ailene Voisin's estimate) fans celebrating the Kings' new Hero of Zero.
Above is a behind-the-scenes look from the Sacramento Kings.
Here's how it appeared, from the crowd:
Welcome to Sac @Trobinson0 You're gonna be amazing!! #Kingsallday twitter.com/Grace_b23/stat…
— Grace Barrera (@Grace_b23) July 1, 2012
— Chris Clark (@C2KingsPR) June 30, 2012
— Dillon™ (@Dillon916) June 30, 2012
— Kevin Ford (@DJ_KevieKev) June 30, 2012
— Alan Blaich (@AlanCamMan) June 30, 2012
— Zuriel (@AcolyteOne3) June 30, 2012
— Jay Saefong(@GeexDItsJay) July 1, 2012
— Patty G. (@SacKingsLucas) July 1, 2012