The NBA and Quiksilver have entered into a multi-year merchandising partnership, wherein Quiksilver will create a line of NBA branded boardshorts. Available for the summer surf season, the debut collection will feature the Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks and the Orlando Magic.
Huntington Beach, Calif. (June 28, 2012) –
“Quiksilver is excited for the opportunity to partner with the NBA on a boardshort offering basketball fans the opportunity to showcase their fandom on the street as well as the beach,” said Bob McKnight, Quiksilver CEO. “At Quiksilver, we are committed to providing the best surf apparel for the finest athletes in our sport-and now we can extend that quality to basketball fans across the country who want to support their favorite teams all year long.”
The Quiksilver NBA mens boardshort line is now available at Quiksilver flagship store locations nationwide, select Quiksilver retailer partners, Quiksilver.com and will be available at NBAStore.com. NBA boardshorts retail for $65 and feature Quiksilver’s “Diamond Dobby” fabric technology along with other innovative design elements from the company’s top-of-the-line boardshorts which have been created for and worn by the world’s best surfers.