Tennis version of Uncle Drew? :)

Discussion in 'Odds & Ends' started by Say Chi Sin Lo, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. Say Chi Sin Lo

    Say Chi Sin Lo G.O.A.T.

    Aug 30, 2005
    It's too bad the sport of tennis have idiots working in the marketing department. Face it, when was the last time you saw a tennis-related commercial? Better yet, when was the last time that you saw a tennis-related commercial that made tennis look cool? No, showing pros' primal facial expressions is not cool. And twirling some racquet/shoe doesn't make me want to buy it...

    I could envision someone like John McEnroe playing the part of Bill Russell:

    "What these young bloods have to understand is: that this game, has always been, and will always be, about winners"

    I don't know who I'd want to play the part of Uncle Drew. I'm obviously bored, and I hope you are too! :) Any suggestions?
  2. MeHere2PlayTennis

    MeHere2PlayTennis New User

    Feb 25, 2013
    These are great commercials. Part 1 and 2.

    Personally I think DJO would be great and he already has a sense of humor. But would love to see Fed and Nadal or Bryan boys challenge some locals in dubs.
  3. atatu

    atatu Hall of Fame

    Feb 18, 2004
    Austin, Texas
    Yeah, that would be pretty funny. Several years ago I sanbagged in a city league here, playing in a lower division than I should have because some friends asked me to be a ringer. I said ok, but I'm going to use a wood racket and wear long was pretty fun.

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