Dennis Rodman could not hide his tears talking about the recently deceased Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss. Watch the video.

The eccentric former NBA star and champion was hosted by Jay Leno on his show “The Tonight Show” and talked about a variety of subjects, but he broke up when asked about the death of Jerry Buss, whom he considered the father he never had, according to Rodman himself.

Of course not the entire interview was dramatic, as Rodman quickly returned to his usual funny self. Watch the entire interview in the video below.