Olé team with Y&R Argentina to pay tribute to the best Argentinian basketball player ever, “Manu” Ginóbili

Olé team with Y&R Argentina to pay tribute to the best Argentinian basketball player ever, “Manu” Ginóbili

Emanuel “Manu” Ginóbili is the best Argentinian basketball player ever, to play for an NBA team. Over 16 years wearing the #20 shirt for the San Antonio Spurs, he has become a loved and respected idol, both in Texas and his native Argentina. Recently, “Manu” announced his retirement and the Spurs decided to retire his #20 […]

World Famous’ Bring ‘Em Back campaign looks to revive the Seattle Supersonics

World Famous’ Bring ‘Em Back campaign looks to revive the Seattle Supersonics

 It’s been 10 long years since the Supersonics left Seattle, when the abrupt relocation of the 41-year franchise left fans stunned and broken-hearted. Some cities might lose hope, the memory erased with a generation. But for Seattle the Supersonics are much more than just a team, they’re intrinsic to the fabric of the community. […]

Mitchell & Ness launches first above the line campaign in the UK

Mitchell & Ness launches first above the line campaign in the UK

Nostalgia brand Mitchell & Ness has launched its first ATL campaign to promote an extended range of NBA Hardwood Classics (HWC) Swingman Collection. Created by Mercieca, the launch sees the brand emblazoned across 45 high footfall London sites in key locations across the London Underground Network and bus sides. After signing a multi-year licensing agreement […]

Nike and AnalogFolk challenge sneaker heads in London to hunt for hidden Kyrie 4 Trainers

Nike and AnalogFolk challenge sneaker heads in London to hunt for hidden Kyrie 4 Trainers

 NBA basketball superstar, Kyrie Irving, took centre stage at London’s O2 Arena when the Boston Celtics faced the Philadelphia 76ers in the eighth NBA regular-season clash in the UK. The game happened to coincide with the highly anticipated launch of the latest Kyrie Nike basketball shoe – the Kyrie 4s. With limited time with […]

NBA and SPOX.com expand digital partnership in Germany

NBA and SPOX.com expand digital partnership in Germany

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and premium sports website SPOX.com, part of Perform Media Deutschland GmbH, announced an expanded multiyear partnership to provide season long digital content on NBA.de, the NBA’s official online destination in Germany. SPOX.com, named “Best Sports Website 2015” at last year’s National German Sports Journalists ceremony in Hamburg, will offer fans […]

Marriott partners with NBA to take fans #AroundTheWorld

Marriott partners with NBA to take fans #AroundTheWorld

Hotel giant Marriott has teamed up with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to give fans the opportunity to travel the world for tournaments across five continents. The tie-up will see Marriott made the official hotelier for events including NBA Global Games 2015-16, NBA Africa Game 2015, and NBA Canada Series 2015 as well as separate […]

NBA launches first international ad push

NBA launches first international ad push

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has launched its first ever ad campaign targeting international fans. The marketing campaign, “one game one love”, incorporates six TV spots as well as print and online ads and a presence at the NBA international games. It is timed to coincide with the pre-season games across the globe. The first […]

Latest Foot Locker ad sees Blake Griffin and Chris Paul push Jordan gear

Foot Locker has revealed its latest TV commercial featuring NBA players Blake Griffin and Chris Paul to promote the retailer’s Nike Jordan gear. The advert is the latest in the brand’s ongoing ‘Foot Locker Approved’ campaign, and follows last month’s commercial, ‘Conversation Life’ featuring Shaquille O’Neal and rapper Tyga. The latest advert, entitled ‘The Endorser’, […]