Originally posted by Yahoo! SportsGolden State Warriors' Stephen Jackson displays his tattoo he received in the offseason, depicting praying hands holding a handgun, during the NBA basketball team's media day Monday, Oct. 1, 2007, in Oakland, Calif.
Are you kidding me?? A tattoo of praying hands... holding a GUN?!?! What is he praying for, another indictment??
Originally posted by ESPN"We have great confidence in him as a player and a leader, and I think you'd hear that from most people who have spent time to really get to know Jack," Warriors coach Don Nelson said.
Originally posted by ibidJackson, who is sporting a new tattoo, says the ink references his past while looking to his future. The image shows two praying hands in front of a church window holding a gun.
"I pray I never have to use it again," he explained to reporters.
Did I miss the memo that said it's not OK to boo people from rival teams (even those who kept your team away from the title) in sports anymore? Are pro athletes so insecure that they can't handle getting booed in a rival city anymore? That's nuts.