Photo: IndyCar driver's unique NBA jersey

May, 20, 2012
After qualifying eighth Saturday for the Indianapolis 500, Tony Kanaan doesn't have much to worry about Sunday, Indy's notorious "Bump Day."

Well, except maybe basketball. You see, Kanaan lives in South Florida. But he's a longtime IndyCar driver and a fan favorite at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. So as the Miami Heat visit the Indiana Pacers on Sunday (3:30 p.m. ET on ABC), Kanaan's allegiances seem to be split.

Luckily, there's a jersey for that -- given to Kanaan last week by local TV anchor Dave Furst:

KanaanCourtesy of KV Racing Technology
Patrick Dorsey is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor for He has worked for the Web and newspapers. He also played in one Division-III golf tournament (he shot 105).



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