Andrew Bynum has cultivated a new look since being traded from the Los Angeles Lakers to the Philadelphia 76ers over the offseason. The 24-year-old center has grown out his hair and is now sporting a healthy Afro. Unfortunately, the frilly nature and occasional off-color in his hair has led to some unfavorable comparisons. While some think he has the Don King going on, others have opted for other comparisons:
ESPN’s Jemele Hill thinks Bynum now resembles historical figure Frederick Douglass. I don’t know if they have similar hair, but I will say Bynum would be blessed to have Douglass’ wits.
Here is another look at Bynum’s ‘fro, only this is from a side view:
And here he is head-on:
The only question I have for Sixers fans: What will last longer – Bynum’s hair, or his knees?Google+