Wilson Sporting Goods, in collaboration with the NBA, unveiled the league’s new official ball on Thursday ahead of the 75th anniversary season. The presentation kicks off a multi-year partnership, welcoming the NBA’s first official manufacturer of basketballs.
The official ball of the NBA from Wilson It is comprised of the same materials, the same eight-panel configuration, and the same performance specifications as current league game balls, and is powered by the same leather that is currently used in the league. NBA. Over the past year, the NBA and the Basketball Players Association (NBPA) worked in conjunction with Wilson to develop and approve the new game ball through team evaluation sessions. The game ball features the iconic logos of the NBA and of Wilson, and the Wilson logo also includes an anthracite line.
“Wilson is excited to unlock our history and heritage with the NBA to grow the game of basketball on the global stage, “he said. Kevin Murphy, Managing Director of Wilson Team Sports. “Following the launch of our partnerships with the WNBA and the BAL, we will continue to build for the future of sport. Wilson it will focus first on supporting the league and its players with its high-performance game balls, and then expand our basketball family to reach fans, coaches and players of all levels, around the world. “