Teams to wear special red shooting shirts for NBA Fit Week
With the page turned to a new year, the NBA and NBA Cares has announced their NBA Fit “Live Heathly Week” campaign. All 30 teams around the league are participating and holding their own local events to emphasize the message of exercising, eating healthy, and being fit.
In games league-wide from Jan. 3-10, teams will be wearing special red warmups, as pictured to the right. Players are also allowed to wear red shoes, and special headbands to highlight the week.
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On Saturday, the first 5,000 fans in the doors to see the Pacers host the New Orleans Pelicans will received a Get Pacers Fit Jump Rope courtesy of the Pacers and Kroger.
The NBA has also partnered with Walmart’s across the nation. There will be NBA Fit oranges at area stores promoting this initiative in January and February. Images of players will appear on the stickers that are on the oranges.
As part of the WNBA Fit Team, Indiana Fever star Tamika Catchings recently participated in a commercial shoot, along with ex-Pacers player Chris Mullin and Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry, at a school in Alameda, California.
Watch the commercial in high-definition below: