No one will ever accuse Deron Williams of having fashion sense based on his purchase of what might be loosely described as pocket books. But since these were meant not to improve the "look" of Tyshawn Taylor and Toko Shengelia, it's probably not a fashion faux pas. Instead, they're meant to embarrass and in that they're bound to be a success. Rookie hazing has begun in earnest. Ty and Toko will be carrying the accessories around Brooklyn.
The two Nets rookies were given the bags Thursday before the Nets-Celtics game and based on D-Will's tweeted image of the recepients, they were not thrilled. There's no word on whether the team's other rookie, 27-year-old European veteran, will get the same treatment