Florida Gulf Coast is taking March Madness by storm. Here’s an early tattoo on Dajuan Graf ( @D_Graf35 ), the guard from North Carolina. Graf has gotten significantly more covered since he got this memorial tattoo for his grandmother.
Derrick Favors ( @dfavors14 ) has Baller Jesus on his arm.
Here’s a pic where you can see the Utah Jazz power forward in action.
Malcolm Thomas ( @Malcolm4Thomas ) recently got signed by the Golden State Warriors. The San Diego State Aztec alum shows off his love for San Diego with the city tattooed on his right arm.
Ben McLemore ( @Humb1e_Hungry23 ) is a standout rookie for Kansas Jayhawks with a lot of tattoos. You can see in this top picture, part of the Brother’s Keeper tattoo, and part of a customized Earth on his right shoulder: half is a basketball, half is a map, with the Gateway Arch in St. Louis above it, and has the words “Best of Both.”
McLemore has had to struggle a lot to get to the national stage, and you can read more about his life story here.
Korie Lucious ( @414_Lucious ) showing some of his ink alongside Iowa State teammate and “My Brother’s Keeper” Chris Babb.
Royce White ( @Highway_30 ) back in his Iowa State days showing the lion on his shoulder and a mohawk on his head.
Heavily tattooed Chris Babb ( @ChrisBabbII ) displaying a very simple Jesus on his left forearm. The Texas native plays guard for Iowa State, and gets tattooed by Berry Schnetter at The Asylum Tattoo in Ames, Iowa. Click here for a shot of them working on a new tattoo last year from Babb’s Instagram.
Wilson Chandler ( @wilsonchandler ) has his daughter Jaya’s portrait tattooed across his throat.
In this interview on Denver Stiffs, Chandler says he was inspired by Tupac Shakur and Allen Iverson to start getting tattooed. The interview is pretty cool, and has a great breakdown of a bunch of his tattoos. Recommended.
In the aforementioned interview, Ill Will says that Reggie Tatz at NYC Ink Masters does a lot of his tattoos. Check out Reggie Tatz Facebook page.
@KingJames Lebron James has a quote from his favorite movie Gladiator tattooed inside his arms: “What we do in life, echoes in eternity”. This quote is also found on his Nike LeBron 9 shoes.