As the Storm marched onto their bus bound for Brisbane ahead of its 36-24 qualifying final win over Parramatta at Suncorp Stadium, supporters at the club’s Sunshine Coast base made a guard of honour to wish them well.
Among the fans was Bellamy’s grandson but Smith showed him no love at all, casually plucking a lollipop out of the unsuspecting youngster’s hand as he strolled past.
The problem — apart from the bleeding obvious of Smith bringing the little fella to tears — was the Storm utility was unaware he had a camera trained on him, which captured his every move.
It’s why the New Zealander was forced to wear headgear during a live TV interview, because he was declared “goose of the week” for his cold-blooded crime.
“They had a little wall for us before we got on the bus to go away for our trip to play at Suncorp,” Smith said.
“I thought I’d get one up on Bellamy and I stole his grandson’s lollipop.