Uniforms Rumors

Yesterday’s Wall Street Journal included an article about the league’s plan to stop selling lower-priced replica jerseys at brick-and-mortar shops next season (which, as you can imagine, doesn’t matter to me one little bit), and buried within that article was the following tidbit: Nike, meanwhile, is expected to present its initial NBA jersey designs to retailers beginning this week. The company said it doesn’t plan to produce sleeved jerseys, a style debuted by Adidas in 2013 that received mixed reviews from players and fans.
Storyline: Uniforms
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Popovich, though, acknowledged that the famously media-shy Duncan had to be talked into Sunday night’s post-game ceremony after San Antonio takes on the New Orleans Pelicans. “It was a tough one,” Popovich said. “He knew that, in the end, he had to do it because he knows he owes it to the fans, more than anything, who’ve come out and supported him through all those years. But that’s really the only reason he’s doing it. He doesn’t want any of the accolades, he doesn’t want to sit there in a chair and listen to us talk about him. He’s dreading it.
1 month ago via ESPN