Manute Bol and Muggy Bogues, meet Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters.
The distinction between the 7’5 Fall and 5’10 Waters isn’t fairly as eye-popping because it was between the 7’7 Bol and 5’3 Bogues, however Fall and Waters do personal the dignity of getting essentially the most important top disparity of any present G League teammates.
They embraced that identification by recreating a well-known picture of Bol and Bogues from 1987, when Bol and Bogues performed collectively on the Washington Bullets. Fall and Waters, each of whom signed two-way contracts with the Celtics, posed identical to Bol and Bogues, with Fall on the left and Waters on the suitable.
THEY REALLY DID JUST THAT, THANK YOU @maineredclaws pic.twitter.com/ThLvkzz4tt
— Tomek Kordylewski (@Timi_093) November 9, 2019
Together, they’re holding three basketballs, stacked one on high of the opposite to assist make the already-obvious hole in top much more noticeable. The Red Claws, who’re hoping Fall and Waters can generate some important buzz, open the season Saturday in opposition to the Delaware Blue Coats.
If you want very tall and really brief basketball gamers, right here’s a Sports Illustrated story from 2014 with a lot extra.