Saturday February 23rd, 2013

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Meet Devon Hicks. He's the fan who ran onto the court during the fourth quarter of Friday's Knicks-Raptors game at the Air Canada Centre with a shirt that said "Let's Go Raps" on the front and "Bucket List" on the rear.

Predictably, he was wrangled by security within seconds.

Yet a quick glimpse at Hicks' Twitter feed, as unearthed by Beyond The Buzzer, reveals a remarkable level of introspection, unease and, ultimately, courage.

https://twitter.com/DevMcHicks/statuses/305028296163348480

https://twitter.com/DevMcHicks/statuses/305122117941358592

https://twitter.com/DevMcHicks/statuses/305134674630541312

While video of the court invasion might be hard to come by -- TV networks typically shy from broadcasting interlopers as a deterrent for would-be offenders -- more than a few fans snapped photos of the episode and posted them on social media.

@ziggymarley15

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