Urban fashion can be broadly defined but some urban designers saturate the NBA Draft and the 2011 draft is not expected to be any different. We will, I'm sure, see lots of Sean John and Steve Harvey Suits...
As ESPN writer, Diamond Leung reflected upon earlier today, the NBA draft has become known as an event where players make fashion statements, stepping onto the runway while meeting commissioner David Stern.
Being the best dressed or worst dressed Thursday night has no bearing on the court, but can create a certain amount of buzz. We will certainly be taking note of the highlights.
Hopefully there will be no Lebron James white suits. Remember this on the left?
It's clear that fashion is on the mind of many of this year's draft picks. Here's a preview and a compilation of some hints on what some of the top picks might be wearing tonight.
rick Williams to Esquire: "Didn't want too baggy or too flashy, but didn't want a slim European suit, either. I stuck to my style -- classy -- and picked my favorite colors: black, red, and grey... I can't say what I'm wearing. Giving away your look before the event is like giving away your game plan."
Connecticut's Kemba Walker, from the New York Post: Asked whether it [his suit] might be something outrageous, Walker looked across the table at TNT's Craig Sager, the King of Outrageous alongside Clyde Frazier, smiled and said; "It's nothing like my man right here!"