A kid dressed like the Heat’s Birdman steals Game 4

Chris Andersen warmed up before Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals. (A.J. Mast / AP)

A kid showed up at the Indiana Pacers-Miami Heat playoff game dressed like Birdman.

That’s right. A youngster. As Birdman.

(Courtesy SB Nation, which named the GIF “badlifechoices”)

Birdkid had Chris Andersen’s tattoos, the ‘hawk…everything but the beard and the menacing look. And he had more minutes of screentime than Andersen, who didn’t play.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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