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Old 06-01-2009, 12:42 PM   #11
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Default Re: WNBA teams selling advertising on their uniforms

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Originally Posted by Interminator
Exactly.

Its nothing wrong with having advertising on WNBA uniforms, but it wont happen in the NBA.

Jersey sales are very important, and nobody wants to buy a Lakers jersey with Trojan Condoms, Jack in The Box, Budweiser, and Home Depot being promoted on the jersey.
Why not? Soccer/football jerseys sell like hotcakes and if I'm not mistaken Barcelona is the only team which doesn't have commercial logos on their jersey. The whole NBA is based around marketing. They all have Nike sneakers and they all drink Gatorade during timeouts. It wouldn't be a major shock to me if they suddenly started doing playing with ads on their uniforms.
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