September 10, 2014 11:18 AM EDT

LA Lakers star Jeremy Lin has been all about the pranks lately. First he was pulling off some expert dunk cams, then he was smashing a cake in his mom’s face, and now he’s freaking people out by pretending to be a wax figure.

Last month, Madame Tussauds wax museum in San Francisco unveiled its Jeremy Lin statue. Lin, noted jokester, saw that as an opportunity to punk a bunch of people. Even his mom and his uncle — who’s just trying to take an innocent selfie with what he believes is an inanimate object — seem to fall for the prank.

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