Bell pointed out that the jersey has the wrong number. He wore No. 1 at Oregon (and on the Warriors he’s wearing No. 2).
Nike will soon take over as the official uniform and apparel provider of the NBA, WNBA, and G-League — but not yet. As draft hopefuls went through workouts for NBA teams, they were outfitted in Adidas gear. The same was true for rookie/free-agent camp leading into summer league play. Multiple sources briefed on the NBA’s uniform plans tell VigilantSports.com that teams will continue to wear Adidas uniforms and other gear through summer league.
The jersey was auctioned off by Grey Flannel Auctions, whose officials said it matched all the markings compared with photos of the uniform. It is not known who supplied the uniform, nor who purchased it. The previous record for a basketball jersey was $190,414 in 2011 for an ABA Virginia Squires jersey worn by Dr. J.
George is still a member of the Pacers, but one clothing store in Indianapolis has already moved on from the Pacers star. Shortly after the report, The Shop Indy updated the prices of all its PG-13 gear from $25 to, well, free.