Amer Sports signs up for more NBLAmer Sports Australia’s brand Wilson will continue to provide the official game ball for all NBL games through to 2018.
The Melbourne-based company will also introducing a new retail range of NBL licensed basketballs to hit retailer’s shelves before the 2016/17 season kicks off in October.
The Official Game Ball of the NBL is a Wilson-designed Solution Game Ball, which “sets the standards for innovation and performance on the court.
“Patented features include the only moisture absorbing cover in the market and laid in channels, creating a 100 per cent composite cover, giving the player better grip and control of the ball,” says Wilson Commercial Manager, Ryan Chesney.
The Wilson Solution Game Ball is also the official game ball of the NCAA Championship and NCAA March Madness.
Chesney says, “We have been impressed with the NBL, on and off the court, during our first season in partnership together and look forward to bigger and better things in the seasons ahead.”