The Memphis Grizzlies is set to bring back the classic Vancouver jerseys back for its 25th anniversary season in the NBA.
Looking to rebuild from the grit n’ grind era with the likes of Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson Jr., the Grizzlies is honoring their past while embracing the arrival of their future. The Grizzlies is going to don the classic teal Vancouver jersey starting at the 2020 NBA season with both the home and away colorways. A special court design will also be featured in the upcoming season as well.
Notable Grizzlies players that wore the jerseys include legends like Mike Bibby, Pau Gasol, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, and more. Though the team never won a champion in its history, the gritty play style and the distinctive branding make the Vancouver jerseys among the throwback fan favorites.
With the Grizzlies bringing back the classic jerseys, vintage collectors and fans across the world finally got their wishes to see them back on court once more. Thank you for listening to the fans, Memphis Grizzlies.
Make sure to stay tuned to the NBA Store for the release info for the jerseys.
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