Tulsa Oilers plaster fans’ selfies all over new jerseys
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Aug 17, 2014
28, and the Oilers are going to wear sweaters comprised entirely of fans’ selfies. The Tulsa Oilers of the Central Hockey League announced this week that they're affirming the selfie’s cultural relevance as only a hockey team can: By featuring them on a specialty jersey. This gimmick was already used in baseball, where the independent Kalamazoo Growlers rocked “Selfie Jerseys” last season. Ah, the selfie: a whimsical vessel of self-expression, or a scourge of ill-timed, high-angle duck-faced moments of egomania.