“Just Dad” Feature with Mychal Thompson

Published on June 9th, 2015 by Astramskas, David | 1,092 views

To this generation, he’s known as Klay Thompson’s father or the Lakers radio color commentator. To the LA Showtime generation, he’s two-time NBA champion Mychal Thompson of the Lakers. To a slightly older generation, he’s Mychal Thompson the #1 pick in the 1978 draft and 20 & 10 player for the Portland Trailblazers.

To athletes Mychel, Klay and Trayce, he’s Dad — who was one hell of an underrated NBA player.


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David Astramskas,

Aka 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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