NBA 2012-13: Characters from 'The Hobbit' and Their NBA Counterparts

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NBA 2012-13: Characters from 'The Hobbit' and Their NBA Counterparts
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I imagine that many of my readers watch NBA games and think longingly about the upcoming prequel to The Lord of the RingsThe Hobbit.

Right?

Perhaps not. Regardless, the characters in J.R.R. Tolkien's stories have clear counterparts in the NBA if you know where to look.

Without further ado, here are five NBA players who will be able to watch themselves (figuratively) on screen when The Hobbit is released.

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