The world is changing faster than any of us over here at Hickory-High could have ever anticipated and our relationships with the game of basketball have evolved right along with it. We used to get our basketball fix from local broadcasts, the occasional nationally televised game, and the box scores in the morning paper. Then came video games and fantasy basketball. Next was satellite TV and League Pass on your big screen. Recently, we’ve gained the ability to follow every move in every game right from our mobile devices. And now, we have this:
Thanks to these swaggy new releases from Card.com, you can blow through your disposable income with style. Their newest round of branded feature prepaid debit cards two of the NBA’s most exciting and, ironically, least recognizable young players; the Memphis Grizzlies’ Mike Conley and the Phoenix Suns’ Goran Dragic. This is the stuff that NBA memes are made of.
These talented athletes look surprisingly good shrunk down to debit card size, but should we expect anything less from an Annie Liebovitz shoot? Dragic is captured in a neo-greaser pose–collar popped, wry smile, and ready to chuck the ball at your face. Conley, on the other hand, was in the midst of a modeling session for American Apparel when he headlined a surprise trade to Card.com in exchange for Steph Curry and a 2015 second-rounder.
So, for all you slightly off-kilter basketball fans from Arizona, Tennessee and Slovenia, here’s the perfect way to start a conversation at the cash register - “Who the heck is that guy on on your credit card?”