Originally written January 17, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
Miami Heat superstar and apparent fancy-schmancy sock aficionado Dwyane Wade showed up at shootaround before his team’s tilt with the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday rocking some styling “Cat in the Hat” themed socks. How very Seussian! Ball Don’t Lie thankfully pointed out the interesting coincidence that the Heat’s opponents on the day D-Wade elected to don the red-and-white-striped socks happened to be the Warriors, as Golden State forward Harrison Barnes got all gussied up in full nightmare fuel regalia when he dressed up as the Cat in the Hat for a book reading last summer. The Heat ended up handling the Warriors with relative ease, beating them by a score of 92-75. If they hadn’t, I imagine that in light of his choice of footwear before the game, I could have envisioned Wade stepping to the podium afterward and spouting off the following: “Oh dear!” said D-Wade, “You did not like our game... Oh dear. What a shame! What a shame! What a shame!” It would have been fitti...
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