Anniversary: Noteworthy Nike Ads NBA Kings Shopping Arena Naming Rights LeBron James Favoring Old Nikes NBA Mexico City Game Cancelled Pistons Seeing Jump In Ticket Sales Dolan Vs. Prokhorov Hurting Teams? Bryant, Wade Unveil Latest Sneaker Offerings McIlroy, Rooney Star In New Nike Ad NBA Game In Mexico Part Of Int'l Push Nike Opts To Extend Deal With Ohio State
SBD/9/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published November 9, 1995
The Heat are considering changing its uniform design. Club officials will have to inform the NBA by January for changes to be in place by '97-98 (MIAMI HERALD, 11/9).... Canada's Royal Bank, which recently announced it was withdrawing its support of Canadian Amateur Figure Skating, "plans to channel its resources" in to the sponsorship of Canadian amateur hockey (GLOBE & MAIL, 11/7)....Nike is profiled in this morning's Vancouver PROVINCE as an "empire." Lowell Ullrich notes Grizzlies VP Stu Jackson passed on an opportunity to invest in Nike in '78 when founder Phil Knight was strapped for cash (Vancouver PROVINCE, 11/8)....Golds Gym International is "out to soften its macho image" with a new line of sportswear aimed at women, produced by Miami-based Activewear Corp. (DETROIT NEWS, 11/9).