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Why do some basketball player wear high knee socks?

Asked by funchan (7points) 1 week ago

For style or function?

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funkdaddy's avatar

Mostly style I’d guess, but they do help keep your calves from cramping.

I’d guess most folks you see on television don’t have that problem.

ragingloli's avatar

For sex appeal. The high knee socks focus the view on the upper thighs and crotch region.

MrGrimm888's avatar

Probably compression.

si3tech's avatar

@funchan Some basketball fans think they’re sexy.

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