Question: How old are you?
Little Birdman: Iím eleven.
Question: What grade are you in?
Little Birdman: I will be in the 6th grade next school year.
Question: What is your favorite subject and why?
Little Birdman: Math. I donít know, I just like Math.
Question: What is your favorite food of all time?
Little Birdman: I have a lot of favorites but if I have to pick one it would
be mussels and tiramisu for desert.
Question: What is your favorite app or thing to do on your iPhone?
Little Birdman: I like to go on Instagram because all of my friends are always
posting pictures there and we message each other. I also like to look at
Ė I think thatís interesting.
Question: Is basketball your favorite sport?
Little Birdman: Yes, but I also like football, hockey (Go Panthers!) and tennis.
Question: Who is the favorite out of all of the athletes you have ever met?
Little Birdman: I think this question is so hard! I have been very lucky to meet
a lot of amazing athletes this past year. Of course it would have to be all of
the Miami Heat players but I have to say it was really cool meeting Floyd Mayweather
at the last game!
Question: What is the top sporting event you have ever attended?
Little Birdman: It would have to be a tie for both game 6 and game 7 of the NBA
Finals last year. It was really awesome and I know I witnessed history.
Question: Why do you dress up as Birdman?
Little Birdman: Because I get to support my favorite team and itís fun.
Question: Where do you get all of these tattoos put on?
Little Birdman: Efrain does them for me in his tattoo parlor in
where we live.
Question: How long does it take?
Little Birdman: It takes about 4 Ĺ hours each time.
Question: How does Efrain do the tattoos?
Little Birdman: He uses Sharpie Markers and he free hands all of the same designs
that Birdman has. My Dad printed a ton of large color pictures of Birdman so we
could see the detail in his tattoos. Efrain draws them exactly like Birdmanís
Question: How do you get them all off?
Little Birdman: My Dad scrubs them all off with rubbing alcohol and a lot of
Question: Do you always have a Mohawk?
Little Birdman: No, I usually have my hair pretty short and normal looking all-year-long.
I just cut it this way for the NBA Playoffs.
Question: Do your friends at school like your new haircut?
Little Birdman: Most of them do. Some of the girls think itís gross but I think
itís ok. I would never keep it like this forever.†
Questions: Have you always loved the Miami Heat?
Little Birdman: No! I was born in
and was Boston Celtics fan. My Dad went to UConn with Ray so we have always liked
Question: When did you start cheering for the Heat?
Little Birdman: When Ray came to
Ė not Lebron. I also started going to more games with my Dad and started to learn
more about the players. I think that when you know who all the players are and
know a little about them it helps you become a bigger fan.
Question: When did you start cheering for Birdman and why?
Little Birdman: I was at a game in
when Birdman first came to the Heat. The Heat won that night and Birdman played
great! After the game I was able to meet him and he was really nice! I like Birdman
because he has worked hard to get where he is. Whenever he is called into a game,
he always gives 110% on the court and really hustles.
Question: Are you excited for games 3 and 4 of the NBA Finals in Miami this week?
Little Birdman:†Of course! LETíS GO HEAT!!!!
Question: Do you think the Heat will repeat as champions this year?
Little Birdman: YES! In 6 games so we can celebrate it at home!