Fil-Am fan who asked Klay Thompson to sign toaster invited to Dubs’ victory parade | Inquirer Sports

Fil-Am fan who asked Klay Thompson to sign toaster invited to Dubs’ victory parade

/ 05:55 PM June 15, 2017

Fans nowadays are getting more creative when it comes to having memorabilia signed by their favorite athletes.

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Golden State Warriors super-fan Ronnie Reyes raised that bar up a notch, when he asked Klay Thompson to sign a toaster last March.

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The Filipino-American’s gesture quickly moved from an oddity to “lucky charm” of some sort, as  the Dubs went on a 31-2 rampage since then, en route to another NBA championship.

Thompson’s bewildered expression upon signing the kitchen appliance grew viral as well and spawned several memes online.

Image from Twitter/@R_Dollaz

Seems like the dead-eye shooter hasn’t forgotten about Reyes, as he recently invited the “Toaster Guy” to attend the Warriors’ championship parade.

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“Still can’t believe it. @KlayThompson legit invited me to the parade last night. All because of a toaster,” Reyes confirmed on Twitter, along with the hashtag #DubNation.

As expected, Reyes promised to bring along his trusty toaster in Oakland on Thursday (Friday in Manila). Khristian Ibarrola /ra

Image from Twitter/@R_Dollaz

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