While NFL fans are hyped for the Super Bowl, NBA fanatics are gearing up for the opening tip-off of the 63rd NBA All-Star game on Sunday, Feb. 16th in New Orleans, LA. As NBA All-Star weekend rapidly approaches, adidas, the official on-court apparel provider for the association unveiled the uniforms for the usually fun and exciting exhibition game.
Inspired by the rich and unique culture of New Orleans, adidas opted for vibrant Mardi Gras colored soccer-like jerseys with short-sleeves, marking the first time the league will feature jerseys with sleeves in an All-Star game. The collection, which includes the NBA All-Star logo in the shape of the fleur-de-lis, the official symbol of Louisiana, reflects New Orleans’ festive musical history.
For those of you who cannot make it to the big game, this year’s All-Star jerseys will be available at NBAStore.com along with a full range of NBA All-Star apparel from adidas. Visit adidas.com for exclusive images and more information. Join the conversation on twitter @adidasHoops and Instagram @adidasHoops.