Forget Wheaties, Omri Casspi is on a box of Corn Flakes

David Astramskas David AstramskasAbout the Author
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.

| September 13th, 2013 | 698 Views


If you want to appear on the cover of a Wheaties box then you better win a championship or a gold medal because Wheaties is the breakfast of champions.  In Israel, champions also appear on Corn Flakes (I never could eat Corn Flakes as long as a box of Frosted Flakes was next to it) and that’s why new Houston Rocket Omri Casspi is on the cover.  Omri is a two time  Israeli Super League Champion and a Israeli Cup winner.

He hasn’t done much in the NBA but he did participate in 2 events at NBA All-Star weekend that nobody remembers: The HORSE game and the Sprite Uncontainable Game (as Kobe’s assistant coach).

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