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This past summer Iman Shumpert decided to to change his hairstyle to help divert his focus from the painful and long road of recovery from knee surgery. Shumpert eventually decided to entertain a high-top fade instead his usual buzz cut.
According to the New York Times from the moment he was carried off the court with a torn left anterior cruciate ligament and lateral meniscus during the first round of the playoffs last April to his season debut Thursday in London, Shumpert has been working toward the flat top we all see today.
“At first, it was just to see how long I could grow my hair before I came back,” said Shumpert, who shares the look with Miami’s Norris Cole, perhaps the only current N.B.A. players wearing the high-top fade. Shumpert, who was born in 1990, added: “When I was growing up, all my cousins had high-top fades. I thought it would be cool to see how long I could grow a high-top … Everyone in London loved it. For the most part, people like i...
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Tweet The Knicks and Brooklyn Nets may indeed have a bit of a cross-town rivalry brewing. Earlier Monday, the Nets defeated the Knicks 88-85 at Madison Square Garden, leading Nets forward Kris Humphries to send the following tweet: Big game tonight!The Garden got really quiet on the way out!#Brooklyn — Kris Humphries (@KrisHumphries) January 22, [...]
Hits him with a Kanye zinger!
The two remain close friends as J.R. Smith attended former AAU basketball teammate and NY Giants wide receiver, Victor Cruz’s daughter’s 1st birthday party on Friday evening:
The Big Leagues This is quickly growing into one of the league's most intriguing rivalries.
If you haven't come across New York Knicks player JR Smith and his twitter account until now, you should know he puts up pretty much whatever is on his mind. Last night wasn't any different. The Knicks lost to the Brooklyn Nets 88-85, and Kris Humphries decided to brag on twitter after the game about how quite it was when he left. Check out the response from Smith....
Kris Humphries just can't escape his Kim Kardashian days.
The Brooklyn Nets big man, who gained mainstream notoriety for his short-lived marriage to the reality TV beauty, seems always to be the butt of jokes, especially within the cruel world of social media. On Monday, it was New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith who took a shot at Humphries.
Humphries' Nets had just pulled...
Kris Humphries tried boasting following his team’s win over the Knicks on Monday, but JR Smith put him in place.
Humphries, who had 11 points and 13 rebounds in the Brooklyn Nets’ 88-85 win at Madison Square Garden, bragged on Twitter about his team quieting the home crowd.
“Big game tonight! The Garden got really quiet on the way out!” he wrote.
Knicks guard JR Smith didn’t...
The Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks are quickly building up a good rivalry, especially thanks to some off the court smack talking. Kris Humphries tweeted out a little joke slamming The Knicks and their fans today following the Nets 88-85 win at Madison Square Garden, and it didn’t go unnoticed. Knicks’ guard J.R. Smith took to twitter with a slightly low blow referencing...
Things got a bit heated tonight on Twitter when Kris Humphries took to the social media giant with the intent of laying it on the Knicks after the Brooklyn Nets took the win against the Knicks on Monday.
Big game tonight!The Garden got really quiet on the way out!#Brooklyn
— Kris Humphries (@KrisHumphries) January 22, 2013
This Tweet by Humphries seemed competitive and in good...
America’s hatred toward Kris Humphries continues.
The Nets big man, who gained mainstream notoriety for his short-lived marriage to Kim Kardashian, seems to always be the butt of jokes, especially within the cruel world of social media. On Monday, it was Knicks guard J.R. Smith who took a shot at Humphries.
Humphries’ Nets had just pulled off an 88-85 victory over Smith’s Nets...
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The star WR of the Giants and the Knicks tweet king hit the town together. Giants’ fans anxiously await to see if their guy will be re-signed this offseason. I have one word of advice for Cruz- don’t take any Twitter advice from Smith.
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