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Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/20/13

Before the Brooklyn Nets and Chicago Bulls even tipped off in Game 1 of the Western Conference Playoffs, Jerry Stackhouse brought down the house. Stackhouse, who has showcased his vocal abilities before, sang an impressive rendition of The National Anthem. The 6’6″ forward pumped up the Nets with his pregame festivities and proved once again that his skills extend far past what the 38-year-old can do on the court. Watch Stackhouse belt out “The Star-Spangled Banner” below.

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  • Nice gesture, but the anthem was not meant to be turned in to a song with so many artistic license changes. I only wish folks would sing it the way it was originally written. The minute they start wailing and adding hundreds of syllables to single single words, I simply cut them off.
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