Iman Shumpert Defines 'Swag' And Its Recent Derivatives

This whole New York Post interview is just out of control in the best of ways.

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Q: Define "swag" for me.

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A: Oh, I’m off swag. I say "sway" now. I kept saying swag, swag. Instead of saying bye on the phone I would say swag. I was saying it all the time and being funny, and then like I wasn’t even trying to be funny anymore and I couldn’t stop saying it. Then I changed s-w-a-g to s-c-h-w-a-g just so I could sorta have my own thing. But then it was just so many people saying it that I just got so sick of hearing it. ... Kanye says it’s cray instead of crazy in one of his songs, so I said, "My swag is cray, so I’m gonna call it sway." So now I sway. You don’t walk in the room swagging, I walk in swaying.

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Iman Shumpert is the greatest. And he's single, ladies, but anyone who'd like to spend the rest of her life swayin' with Shump had better remember what he wants in a woman. "They have to be a taco-making maniac," he said.

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(HT: @TheAkronHammer)

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