Willie Green is playing on borrowed time. Even though the veteran guard has done a serviceable job as the starting shooting guard of the Los Angeles Clippers, he is a “starter” by name only. He has started every game this season that Chauncey Billups has not played in and has sat on the bench when the future hall of fame guard has managed to get on the court. And with a team as deep as the Clippers, the likelihood of Green taking minutes away from All-Star and Sixth Man of the Year candidate Jamal Crawford is highly unlikely when Billups is healthy enough to come back at full strength.
So we should cherish these moments when Green is on the court. He has been waving the Reebok flag all season long, rocking the Wall Season 3 and the Sublite Pro Rise. But on the weekend that the Reebok Kamikaze 2 launched – to much success, by the way – Green and other Reebok athletes were rocking team-specific colorways of the Shawn Kemp classic. And thanks to the red, white and blue color scheme of the Clippers, Green got to stand out from the rest with his amazing colorway of the Kamikaze…
Photos courtesy of Kent Smith, Kevin C. Cox, Scott Cunningham, Jonathan Daniel, Gary Dineen, Layne Murdoch, Layne Murdoch Jr., David Sherman, Melissa Majchrzak, Sam Forencich, Andrew D. Bernstein and Noah Graham of the Getty Images/NBA Entertainment along with Chuck Burton of The Associated Press.
Willie Green – Reebok Kamikaze 2