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NBA 2K League inks outfitter deal with Champion athletic apparel

The NBA 2K League has announced  a multi-year partnership with Champion athletic apparel. The outfitter will serve as the league’s official uniform partner and outfit all 21 NBA 2K League teams.

“We are thrilled to have an iconic brand like Champion as our official outfitter,” said NBA 2K League managing director Brendan Donohue. “Champion’s authentic designs and innovative products make them a great partner for the league, and we can’t wait to see our teams compete in their new uniforms this season.”

“The need for esports apparel is quickly evolving and Champion is pleased to be an integral part of this historical opportunity,” said Champion’s group president, global activewear, Jon Ram.

Four expansion teams highlight the second season of the NBA 2K League which will begin with the  2019 NBA 2K League Draft. The draft will be held Tuesday, March 5 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Each of the 21 NBA 2K League teams are owned by an NBA franchise.

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