Top 15 Movie Throwback Jerseys Worn By Fabolous
Jerseys are now more than just a uniform that we see our favorite sports players wear in game. They are now a part of our culture, seamlessly blending the world of sports and fashion. Brooklyn Rapper Fabolous is notorious for his collection of unique jerseys. He has been killing the jersey game since the early 2000's, rockin' throwback jerseys in his music videos and posting pictures on social media. Here is a list of the Top 15 of the best sports jerseys we've seen on Loso. Which of these rare jerseys is your favorite?
15. Degrassi Jersey
From the Candian television series Degrassi: Jimmy Brooks, played by a young Drake, was a basketball player at Degrassi Community School.
14. Saved By The Bell Jersey
Saved By The Bell is an American TV Show that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. Zack Morris was a talented athlete at Bayside High School who played basketball for the Bayside Tigers.
13. Martin Payne Jersey
Martin was a TV show that originally aired on 1992 and was one of the most popular shows on Fox at the time. Martin Payne, played by Martin Lawrence, was one of the main characters on the show.
12. Sunset Park Jersey
From the 1996 movie Sunset Park. A white school teacher coaches a talented, but undisciplined black high school basketball team and gets them into the championships. Rapper Fredro Starr plays as Shorty, a troubled teen who is the leader of the Sunset Park team.
11. Teen Wolf Jersey
Teen Wolf is a TV series released in 2011 with Michael J. Fox starring as Scott Howard, the high school student who occasionally transforms into a werewolf. He plays on his high school basketball team, where he one day turned into a werewolf mid game.
10. Above The Rim Jersey
This jersey was seen in the basketball movie Above The Rim, worn by Motaw (Wood Harris), a player on Birdie's (Tupac Shakur) basketball team. They play in a basketball tournament, the Tournament Shootout. Angry at the loss of his team, Birdie orders Motaw to kill the star of the team, Kyle Watson (Duane Martin).
9. Ace Ventura Jersey
Ace Ventura, starred by Jim Carrey, plays as an animal detective who is assigned to find a missing dolphin, who is also a mascot for the Miami Dolphins football team. The jersey was worn by Ray Finkle, who was a former player on the team.
8. Like Mike Jersey
In the basketball movie Like Mike, Calvin Cambridge (Lil Bow Wow) is an orphan who acquired basketball talents after putting on a pair of Michael Jordans old sneakers. Cambridge gets signed by the Los Angeles Knights after impressing crowd, defeating Tracy Reynolds in a one on one match during half time.
7. Love and Basketball Jersey
Love and Basketball is a romantic basketball film that tells the story of Quincy McCall and Monica Wright, the neighbors who fall in love while pursuing their basketball careers.
6. He Got Game Jersey
In the movie He Got Game, Jesus Shuttlesworth, played by NBA star Ray Allen, is the best high school basketball player in the nation. His imprisoned father Jake Shuttlesworth tries to convince him to play college ball in order to receive a shorter sentence.
5. Any Given Sunday Jersey
In the movie Any Given Sunday, the Miami Sharks go from a great team to a mediocre one. When a star quarterback gets knocked out, he is replaced by a third stringer Willie Beamen (Jamie Foxx) who shocks everybody with his stunning performance.
4. Mighty Ducks Jersey
In the ice hockey film The Mighty Ducks , a self centered lawyer (Gordon Bombay) is sentenced to community service to coach a young and poor hockey team. Bombay leads young star Charlie Conway and the Ducks to win state championship over the Hawks.
3. Aaliyah Bricklayers Jersey
MTV Rock N Jock was an television series on MTV featuring celebrities playing sports with professional athletes. MTV's Sixth Annual Rock N' Jock B-Ball Jam (1996) featured star singer and actress Aaliyah (RIP), who played for the Bricklayers.
2. Bel Air Academy Jersey
Arguably one of the best sitcoms in the 90's era, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air stars Will Smith, a teenager from West Philadelphia who is sent by his mother to live with his wealthy aunt and uncle in Bel Air.
1. Space Jam Jersey
If you are a fan of basketball, then you've watched or at least know about the movie Space Jam. It features Michael Jordan and the Looney Tunes characters, who form the Tune Squad to go against the Monstars in an epic basketball game.
BONUS: Uncle Drew Jersey
Uncle Drew is one of the newest basketball movies released in 2018. It stars Kyrie Irving as the main character Uncle Drew, who was a former basketball legend. Despite his old age, Uncle Drew gathers his former basketball squad to play for the Harlem Buckets. Maybe we will see Fabolous rocking this basketball jersey next.
Which one of these rare throwback jerseys is your favorite? If there is a movie jersey you think should be on this list, comment down below!
Check out this throwback video of Will Smith tearing it up on court at a Bel Air Academy basketball game, and Carlton Banks missing the final shot.