Remember the NBA dress code? We don't. Neither does Rick James.
Paul Pierce is crushing Halloween night at Staples Center. pic.twitter.com/BQ7sGhQzK9
— ESPN (@espn) November 1, 2016
Paul Pierce really out here sitting on the bench dressed as Rick James pic.twitter.com/qmgxJNvn8b
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) November 1, 2016
That's Paul Pierce as Rick James. The 39-year-old ten-time All-Star and former NBA Finals MVP is currently nursing a sprained ankle that has kept him out of the lineup through three games this season. Rather than sit on the bench in traditional inactive garb -- a suit and tie -- Pierce went with a Halloween costume. The ankle-supporting disco boots may be the best part.
Obviously, this is a great time to bring this Dave Chappelle clip back (NSFW):