The 2nd inductee of the Most Obscure NBA Bobblehead Collection is former high school phenom, Darius Miles. Darius played 7 years in the NBA and is probably best known for his time with the Los Angeles Clippers where he formed a pretty exciting young and athletic nucleus that included Quentin Richardson, Lamar Odom, Corey Maggette and Keyon Dooling. Occasionally exciting high light reel plays from Miles didnt lead to any form of team success. That team, along with players Elton Brand and #1 overall draft bust, Michael Olowokandi, were a combined 70-94 in Darius Miles’ 2 years with the Clippers. Miles was soon shipped out of Clippers town to begin his number of NBA stops in his very short and disappointing career. As part of our Obscure Bobblehead Collection, we have Miles donning Cleveland Caviliers’ white, blue and orange, one of his least memorable stints in his NBA career. Continue reading Most Obscure NBA Bobblehead Collection: #2 Darius Miles
The bobblehead, or nodder, has been around for over a hundred years; however, it is only within the last 50 years that they have gained in popularity. Now bobbleheads are mass produced by companies like Upper Deck and given away in the thousands as promotional items at stadiums and corporate events.
The first professional sports team in the U.S. to hand out bobbleheads as a promotional item for attending a game was the Continue reading Most Obscure NBA Bobblehead Collection: #1 Keon Clark