Lucas ‘Bebe’ Nogueira “wins the internet” with his Afro at the NBA Draft

Published on June 28th, 2013 by Astramskas, David | 2,223 views

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In a night full of surprise picks and trades, my favorite shocking moment of the 2013 NBA Draft came when Stern announced the 16th pick of the draft, Lucas “BeBe” Nogueira of Brazil.  I wasn’t shocked that the trade crazy Celtics drafted the big man, I was shocked at the big man’s hair and his effort to put a Boston hat on top of it.

Bill Simmons said Nogueira just won the internet with that hair and he was correct.  This easily passed the sight of watching Joakim Noah and Robin Lopez attempt to put a cap on their heads too.

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RIP Robin Harris – one of the best comedians of the 90s

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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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