In a recent interview with ESPN The Magazine, Wale reveals what his “creative liason,” position means with the Washington Wizards. Wale says he is in talks with Kanye on designing new uniforms for his home team.
My job is to provide a spark, at all costs. I’m not going to do anything corny, but I’m talking to Kanye about designing new uniforms.
I want to see the phone booth rocking every time I come here. I want to create the “Lake Show,” create what the Bulls had. I want to take the personality of our stars — John, Otto, Marcin — and create what Kemp and Payton had, what LeBron and D-Wade had. That’s the vibe I want.
Look, I can remember that fuzzy reception on Fox 45 watching Calbert Cheaney and Chris Whitney and those teams lose to the Phoenix Suns by 15, 20. But now? Now we have a team to be proud of. And even if you’re coming to a game for the wrong reasons, like trying to win a pair of shoes or something, I want you into it. We want to sell this place out