Chinese sneaker brand PEAK has signed Kyle Singler, Miles Plumlee, & CJ Miles, all three of which wore Nike before the deals. Singler plays for Detroit, Plumlee for Phoenix and Miles for Indiana. These three players join a PEAK endorsers in Tony Parker and George Hill (who both have signature sneakers with PEAK in the TP9 and GH3.) The PEAK roster also features players in JaVale McGee, Carl Landry and Anthony Morrow.
While none of these players are big enough to cause headlines, the deals will put a dent in the amount of players wearing Nike sneakers. According to Forbes, 278 players out of roughly 400 players were endorsed by Nike in 2013 (310, if you include Jordan Brand players.)
What do you think of the signings? What do you think PEAK is thinking when signing these three players? Should PEAK have tried to sign another player Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
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