Former NFLer Kam Chancellor launched a new men's shoe line dubbed the Chancellor Collection, created in partnership Chicago-based men's shoe company Marc Nolan. The Chancellor Collection appears in Marc Nolan Chicago stores, Market Street Shoes in Seattle and nationally through e-commerce. The Chancellor Collection will launch its first "his" and "hers" line this summer (Chancellor Collection).
TAKE IT TO THE BANK: Capital One has become the Premier Lacrosse League's Official Business Banking Partner. As part of the partnership, the bank during the '19 season also becomes the jersey patch sponsor for Atlas LC, the team on which league co-Founder Paul Rabil plays. Capital One also becomes the presenting sponsor of PLL’s bi-monthly State of the League videos (PLL).
LET'S MAKE A DEAL: SI.com's Jon Wertheim wrote a brand should give Taiwanese tennis player Hsieh Su-wei a "clothing contract," because she is a "super awesome player who hails from the world’s most populous region." For her second round match at the French Open, she "took the court disguised as a Paragon Sports warehouse sale," as she wore an "Under Armour hat, Lululemon top, Yonex wristband, Adidas skirt and Nike kicks" (SI.com, 6/9).