The NBA’s Wine Obsession Is One Of The Dumbest Things Imaginable

The Daily Caller | 1/20/2018 | Staff
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ESPN published a huge piece about NBA stars being obsessed with wine, and it’s unbearable.

The whole thing is unreal to read through, but one of the weirdest parts comes from Dwayne Wade’s wife, Gabrielle Union.

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ESPN’s Baxter Holmes wrote in part:

Says Union, author of the memoir We’re Going to Need More Wine: “When they were first in the league … it was the jewelry and the cars and the rock star lifestyles and all the accoutrements that comes with that. As they all got older and started families, it was houses and all of the obvious visual trappings of wealth. Now no longer are people impressed by your financial portfolio or how big your house is. Nobody talks about square footage. Nobody talks about cars or jewelry or whatever. It’s who can bring the best bottle of wine. (emphasis added)“

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I felt like I was getting punked when I read this piece. I somehow find it hard to see a bunch of NBA players sitting around a table discussing wine. It makes no sense. Now, I am biased because I hate wine. I...
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