Now is the time. You can also learn more about the following: No way Michael Malone Ever forgets this year’s NBA championship… TMZ Sports Has learned that the Nuggets’ head coach got a tattoo commemorating his title on his shoulder!
The 51-year-old newly crowned champion hit up Mike Diaz’s Triple W Tattoos Shop in Colorado to finish the job on Tuesday… and ensure he will never forget his 2022-2023 squad.
The piece is hilarious…it features an image that shows Maxie the Miner as the Nuggets’ first mascot holding the Larry O’Brien Trophy.
Check out Malone’s grin after he got the tattoo — he loved that!!
Diaz informs us that Malone has gotten a body tattoo for the second time in his life — the first in two decades. This shows the Nug’s head coach did not make this decision lightly.
Malone wasn’t alone in getting tattoos of his NBA title on Tuesday. Diaz also tattooed the same Maxie on Denver assistant video coordinator Connor Griffin. The artist has said he plans to tattoo assistant coach Ryan Bowen. The same applies to Wednesday.
As to how the Nuggets coaching staff got hold of Diaz, The viral phenomenon Malone offered flash tattoos for $52.80 (in honor of the Mile High City) to Denver fans during the team’s postseason series against the Lakers, Malone and his teammates appreciated the support.
There is no word on whether any players are now heading in Diaz’s direction for their title tattoos. JokicThe 6-foot-11 frame of Nikola is sure has plenty of room for some badass moves if and when the time comes!