As you’re undoubtedly well aware, Kirk Hinrich escaped the Alcatraz of the NBA, the Washington Wizards, and landed in Atlanta as part of one of the many moves made prior to the league’s trade deadline. Captain Kirk had to have been thrilled to death. Just look at how he was feeling prior to the trade:
… the personification of joy.
Fast forward to this week. A NEW WEEK. And a new Kirk Hinrich. Playing for a contender and beating tough opponents, it’s clear that Kirk has his groove back:
Awwwww yeah. It’s like the inverse Kendrick Perkins. The CAPTAIN is back.