Someone asked me how my blog and newspaper column came to be titled "Bleachers Brew". It's like this, it's an amalgam of sorts of two things: The bleachers area in the stadium/arena where I used to sit when I would watch baseball, football, and basketball games and Miles Davis' great jazz album Bitches Brew. That's how it got culled together. I originally planned on calling it "The View from the Big Chair" that is a nod to Tears For Fear's second album, Songs from the Big Chair. So there.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Owning a piece of history: The Jordan Dream Team jersey


Ordered this retro Dream Team jersey. The only one missing from my Jordan collection (I have the Laney, UNC, Chicago, and Washington jerseys). 

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  1. Astig ang collection mo, boss!

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    1. Thanks! I also have a bunch of original and I do mean original, owned and worn by the owner -- Spurs' Ginobili (he wore this vs the Nets in '04, Olsen Racela's SMB (what he wore the last time they won a title as SMB), Baclao Air21 from his first conference, a Kevin McHale Celtics, an Erving Sixers, Barkley Sixers, Mullin St John's and G-State (during the Run-TMC days), and of course, original Ateneo Blue Eagles jerseys from Gonzaga, Buenafe, and Tenorio.

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    2. where'd you get the ginobili(!!!) jersey? this dream team jersey is different from the original one, though. it has a v-neck instead of a round one...

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    3. He gave the jersey to me after a game in New Jersey.

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