Remember Michael Avenatti? Even the best of the bestJeopardy! champions did not know who the disgraced attorney was.
During Thursday’s Tournament of Champions episode, the three contestants were stumped by the $800 answer under the category “Lawyers, Law & Legality,” which read “this lawyer’s star rose while repping Stormy Daniels but fell after he was accused of trying to extort millions from Nike in 2019.”
The contestants, including record-breaking champion James Holzhauer, looked on blankly before time ran out and host Alex Trebek gave the correct response, adding, “his name quickly forgotten, obviously.” It was one of only a few clues none of the contestants knew during the game. more