It’s that time of year where city edition jerseys for various NBA teams are beginning to leak on social media.
Even Enes Kanter wanted to give fans a sneak preview of the Boston Celtics’ special uniforms, which according to rumors, appear to be based off the appearance of the 17 NBA Championship banners handing in the rafters at TD Garden.
While we like the concept here, the execution is a little underwhelming.
Fortunately, Twitter user @beardjam had an idea that better paid homage to Boston’s roots. Behold:
That’s pretty fitting, considering you hardly can walk a block in the Greater Boston Area without coming across a Dunkin’. Let’s have Jayson Tatum try this on for size:
This isn’t the first time Celtics fans on social media have proposed a solid idea for the city jersey. Last season, @BigAndyEz had a great one that paid tribute to the famous Rainbow Swash design painted on a Dorchester storage tank.
For reference, in case you aren’t familiar with the famous Boston landmark:
No matter what the designers at Nike come up with for Boston, chances are it won’t be better than either of these.
So we pose the question: between the Dunkin’ and Rainbow Swash jerseys, which one would you cop?