James Worthy – L.A. Law Costacos 80’s Poster
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The 80’s not only featured the most exiting team in NBA history — the Showtime Lakers — but they had some of the most awesome posters too. Here’s Big Game James Worthy on a classic poster from 1988 that was created by the legendary Costacos Brothers.
The photo of was taken by Chris Savas and yes those are New Balance sneakers.
In honor of James, the 80’s and the Showtime Lakers, here’s a tribute mix I made about a decade ago featuring some classic jams from the 80s.