All together now: ‘Goran, Goran Dragic’

PHOENIX — The first of April always yields a commensurate share of silliness, so perhaps that’s to blame.

Whatever the reason, a rather eye-catching/amusing/unusual video is making the rounds this day in tribute to Phoenix’s favorite Sun — Goran Dragic, aka the Dragon. But if you think he’s popular in Phoenix, that’s nothing compared to his homeland of Slovenia.

According to Greg Esposito at, where the video first surfaced, it’s the work of a Slovenian comedian named Klemen Slakonja who has a national television show. Dragic told the website that the Slovenian lyrics are satirically praising his evolution as a basketball player.

We’ve got nothing more to say other than watch, and interpret, for yourselves.