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Post#1 Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 4:59 pm by KV20

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A professional basketball player cramming a body’s worth of ink in to a jersey-shaped swath of skin so that he maintains his nice guy marketability is the epitome of business tattoos. Too funny. Gotta stay family-friendly.


Some players care about their image, other don't.
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Post#2 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:05 pm by Morten Jensen

Nothing wrong with business tattoos. If I ever get one, I'm going to make sure it's not visible at all when I'm wearing a dress shirt. Some people you deal with are just too old-school for tattoos, so you need to plan accordingly.

I understand Durant doesn't ''need'' to take that approach, though. But still.
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Post#3 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:05 pm by MetalFingaz

How dare this dude maintain his marketability by not getting tattoos on his face and arms.
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Post#4 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:06 pm by Aaron Brooks

I thought he was selling ad space on his body from reading the title
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Post#5 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:07 pm by RJM

Something doesn't seem right, here. Either his head is misshapen, or that's not his body.
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Post#6 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:12 pm by Shkodran_Plako

it actually looks pretty good
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Post#7 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:15 pm by KV20

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Kevin Durant few yreas ( or month?) before.

Then this year in the playoffs.
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That's not a fake, this is his body and tatoos.
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Post#8 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:17 pm by ipoopinmypants

Is that the Washington Natinals' logo on his tummy?
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Post#9 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:17 pm by J~Rush

Who did you quote OP?
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Post#10 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:18 pm by organix85

ipoopinmypants wrote:Is that the Washington Natinals' logo on his tummy?

Yea, he's from there...
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Post#11 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:23 pm by TheCustodian

Is that a tatoo of uncle Tom's cabin?
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Post#12 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:27 pm by KV20

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The Seatle Sonics curse.
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Post#13 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:37 pm by Raptors_Dynasty

KV20 wrote:Image

The Seatle Sonics curse.


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That’s that north north, that up top, that OVO and that XO
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Post#14 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:44 pm by bluefear

kind of skinny fat there :S
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Post#15 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:54 pm by Ballin

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Post#16 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:56 pm by ipoopinmypants

bluefear wrote:kind of skinny fat there :S

Lol, I was thinking the same thing. I'd think he would have a leaner torso than that.
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Post#17 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 5:58 pm by RookieStar

Aaron Brooks wrote:I thought he was selling ad space on his body from reading the title


Strange, but i did too
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Post#18 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:00 pm by bigboi

ipoopinmypants wrote:
bluefear wrote:kind of skinny fat there :S

Lol, I was thinking the same thing. I'd think he would have a leaner torso than that.

I think it's the way his body is positioned. But I don't see what's wrong with not showing the Tate all over the place like most NBA players. He doesn't want to be called a stereotypical black basketball player
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Post#19 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:00 pm by breaker91

This is a business tattoo. Not only did earn Sheed and Nike some $$, it brought on a lawsuit from the artist for unlicensed use of his art.

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Post#20 Re: Kevin Durant’s business tattoos
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:13 pm by 7-Day Dray

ipoopinmypants wrote:Is that the Washington Natinals' logo on his tummy?


Yep. He's from DC.
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