Big men in the NBA are evaluated on a number of things, with height, wingspan, and soft hands almost always part of the equation. It seems that Celtics power forward Glen Davis has taken the hands part to heart. Big Baby wants his to be as soft as, well, a baby’s. Davis, already a nominee for most bizarre player page photo award has added ACE Nail Care spokesman to his tool-set. In fact, he’s just the “man-size” spokesman they were looking for.
Nowadays, Big Baby, who got his name for his size and sensitivity during his elementary years in Louisiana, has a daily regimen of moisturizing, brushing andDavis is clearly more than just a basketball player. Heck, if this basketball thing doesn’t work out he might have other options. Reality TV fashion judge, perhaps? He’s got style, and already seems to have the made-for-tv sound-bytes that a judge would need.
buffing himself into top form. Those habits include liberal use of Lubriderm
lotion to keep his hands soft. He gets manicures twice a month, and favors - without apology - a clear top coat.
So maybe he should stick to hoops as long as he can. Those soft hands - - you really need them, don’t you. Glen Davis has them literally and figuratively, I guess. Upon hearing this Kwame Brown went searching for some moisturizer, hoping to find the key to the seemingly impossible quest to find “soft hands” that has defined his eight-year NBA career.
“When you knock down a nail,” he said. “Boom, boom, boom, boom, boom, boom, boom.”