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Andrew Bynum has cultivated a new look since being traded from the Los Angeles Lakers to the Philadelphia 76ers over the offseason. The 24-year-old center has grown out his hair and is now sporting a healthy Afro. Unfortunately, the frilly nature and occasional off-color in his hair has led to some unfavorable comparisons. While some think he has the Don King going on, others have opted for other comparisons:
ESPN’s Jemele Hill thinks Bynum now resembles historical figure Frederick Douglass. I don’t know if they have similar hair, but I will say Bynum would be blessed to have Douglass’ wits.
Here is another look at Bynum’s ‘fro, only this is from a side view:
And here he is head-on:
The only question I have for Sixers fans: What will last longer – Bynum’s hair, or his knees?
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Newly acquired Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum has taken the idea of a crazy hairdo to whole different level. From the picture below, Andrew Bynum has not cut his hair since he was traded by the Los Angeles Lakers to the Sixers. He also has not thought about purchasing a comb or something since his move to the East Coast.
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