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OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet)

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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#61 » by GoCeltics123 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:04 am

Writebloc wrote:Here's Semi rocking the new uni for his rookie card. Doesn't look too much different. Looking forward to seeing the alternate unis...

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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#62 » by Celtics_History_Lesson » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:25 am

Any trash on the mighty uniform is an insult.


This the what we know the uniform to be:
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Certainly not a billboard to horrible companies and people was the uniform when it was pure and celebrated.



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A wonderful view. No mention of a company that, by many, is thought to be criminal.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#63 » by CeltsfanSinceBirth » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:45 am

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Writebloc wrote:Here's Semi rocking the new uni for his rookie card. Doesn't look too much different. Looking forward to seeing the alternate unis...

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Don't even really hate the advertisements?

So he's a little strong...


When I first saw the pic, I assumed it was a screenshot of 2K18. The guy is huge.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#64 » by DK-All Day » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:51 am

Logo on the Celtics logo is a disgrace. Lakers didn't even do it.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#65 » by Froob » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:39 am

DK-All Day wrote:Logo on the Celtics logo is a disgrace. Lakers didn't even do it.

The Thunder didn't even do it...good job Wyc. Pathetic.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#66 » by Froob » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:51 am

Fruit Pastilles wrote:Looks fine to me.

Nike didn't pay whatever they paid to go on the back of the jersey.

Swoosh is nice but jersey a bit crowded, not terrible. How did Adidas not even make it on the jersey? What chumps :lol:
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#67 » by Fruit Pastilles » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:21 am

DK-All Day wrote:Logo on the Celtics logo is a disgrace. Lakers didn't even do it.

At the same time, they're not expected to be paying $200+ million in salaries + tax in the near future.

If a small sponsorship at the top corner of the jersey helps pay the bills, I'm fine with it.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#68 » by Bohemian » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:35 am

I hate that logo on the side...uuughhh

Anyway, I have one question: why did we stop having ¨Celtics¨on the away uniforms? I thought it was a temporary thing, but I miss having that instead of the ¨Boston¨thing. Just wondering
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#69 » by Bohemian » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:39 am

It looked nicer this way:

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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#70 » by Froob » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:04 pm

Fruit Pastilles wrote:
DK-All Day wrote:Logo on the Celtics logo is a disgrace. Lakers didn't even do it.

At the same time, they're not expected to be paying $200+ million in salaries + tax in the near future.

If a small sponsorship at the top corner of the jersey helps pay the bills, I'm fine with it.

It gives them like 5 mill....least it looks good. Magic have the god damn Disney logo lolololol impossible to take seriously.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#71 » by Edug27 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:48 pm

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DK-All Day wrote:Logo on the Celtics logo is a disgrace. Lakers didn't even do it.

The Thunder didn't even do it...good job Wyc. Pathetic.


Just a matter of time before every team is doing it. Can only run for so long. I don't mind it, although I do wish it were a little smaller and more subtle. It's too... "boom! Look at me"
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#72 » by Froob » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:59 pm

Bohemian wrote:It looked nicer this way:

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I think Boston looks much nicer but it does look a lot cleaner minus the ads.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#73 » by chakdaddy » Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:27 pm

The NBA is so profitable that the salary cap exploded and allowed Durant and GSW to ruin the league's competition.

Yet they still stoop to bush league ads on the uniforms for additional revenue, a drop in the bucket. Pathetic.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#74 » by Froob » Sat Aug 12, 2017 6:12 pm

chakdaddy wrote:The NBA is so profitable that the salary cap exploded and allowed Durant and GSW to ruin the league's competition.

Yet they still stoop to bush league ads on the uniforms for additional revenue, a drop in the bucket. Pathetic.

In before elitist beat writers tweet us that this is what we wanted and the league has always has ads on jerseys.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#75 » by London2Boston » Sun Aug 13, 2017 1:17 pm

Unpopular opinion. I like the Nike jerseys at first glance. The sponsors are a little hit or miss, but whatever..I'm used to huge sponsors on jerseys here in England I guess, so this is nothing.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#76 » by grindtime22 » Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:16 pm

Looks pretty much the same to me. The sponsor patch doesn't even really stick out on our uniforms IMO.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#77 » by 15th overall » Sun Aug 13, 2017 5:24 pm

I remember when GE moved here and got all those tax incentives that there was a lot of speculation about what they would do as a "gift" to the city (sponsoring fireworks, donating a park, etc).

...instead they squated over the best jersey in sports and dropped a logo on it. Wyc was watching the whole time.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#78 » by Datruth345 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:19 pm

Tatum had a bunch of pics taken for his rookie photo shoot, the back of the celtics jersey has a different cut, and the trim doesn't go all the way around the sleeves now.

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as already noted the trim around the bottom of the shorts is different

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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#79 » by 3D Chess » Tue Aug 15, 2017 12:24 pm

That is gross.
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Re: OT: Nike introduces new NBA uniforms (Celtics not revealed yet) 

Post#80 » by ZeroTolerance » Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:48 pm

On the topic of Jerseys, It makes you wonder if George Castanza isn't in charge of what these modern day offerings are made of and designed to look like?

George has fooled them before!.... Maybe he's found a new gig at Nike and is getting it on with his secretary under his work desk as we speak?

As I recall from a recent Seinfeld rerun, George's ideas didn't exactly work out too well for old George Steinbrenner and the NY Yankees.... :)

Nike better look out.....

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