Wilson returns to NBA replacing Spalding as official ball

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By Bombo Ponciano ‘John’ Melo Jr -May 15, 2020 | 1:12 PM

https://www.bomboradyo.com/wilson-returns-to-nba-replacing-spalding-as-official-ball/

Wilson will make its league comeback for the 2021-2022 NBA season as the new official basketball manufacturer.

Serving the league from 1946-1983, Wilson will officially take over Spalding as well in the WNBA and other leagues under the NBA.

Teams will be given balls ahead of the next season to feel the ball and be comfortable to it

“Our commitment to growing the game of basketball on the global stage is at the heart of Wilson and our new partnership with the NBA,”

“Our passion for this game and the league runs incredibly deep, as does our history with it. And as we start this new chapter in the game, our focus and energy will be on supporting the league and the players, coaches and fans with the most advanced, high-performance game basketballs possible,” Kevin Murphy, the general manager stated on their official press release