Wilson Replaces Spalding As Official NBA Game Ball
WILSON REPLACING SPALDING AS OFFICIAL BASKETBALL MANUFACTURER FOR NBA
(CNN) – The NBA is switching basketball manufacturers.
Spalding is out and Wilson is in.
But Wilson isn’t a newbie.
Wilson basketballs were used during the 2019 NCAA tournament.
And the company actually made the league’s basketballs from 1946 through 1983.
Bringing back Wilson coincides with the the league’s 75th anniversary season.
Now Wilson along with the NBA and its players are going to team up to develop and approve the new basketball.