Robin Lopez goes ‘Back to the Future’ at New York Comic Con

Robin Lopez will never turn down a good photo op.

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Comic Con came to New York City over the weekend, and that meant one thing: The Knicks’ new starting center would be more in his element than he ever could be on the basketball court.

Guess who ended up popping up in the time stream at the same time?? Great seeing my fave artist @toddnauck at #NYCCC #DocWho? #DocBrown! #BackToTheFuture #DrWho

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Robin Lopez and his brother, Brook, love themselves some comics. So, Robin Lopez obviously showed up, and he did it in style.

That’s RoLo dressed as Doc Brown from "Back to the Future." Or, given that "Back to the Future 2" takes place in 2015, maybe he’s Doc from the sequel.

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One thing’s for sure — if the Knicks are implenting time-travel technology this season, the NBA is going to need to take another look at its collective bargaining agreement.