Gary Payton’s Hall of Fame Speech
David AstramskasAka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.
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Gary Payton aka The Glove aka simply GP was the ultimate love or hate him player with an uncanny ability to shut players down with his D and light up opponents with his underrated offensive game. Today his game was loved and honored by the game’s Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. Standing in the same spot where many of his past opponents who he shared battles with over his 17 year career once stood, the self proclaimed greatest trash talker that represented the world’s greatest brand shared “his opinion (so that’s how it’s going to go).”