The Toronto Raptors are going to rep the north side pride on their chest. Literally. The ‘City’ jerseys, now available on the NBA Europe store site, replaces “Raptors” with “North” on the front of the jersey and takes on the colours of Toronto native and Raptors Global Ambassador Drake’s OVO brand. Nike took over from Adidas as the official jersey provider for the 2017-18 season, and have been criticized on numerous fronts. The jerseys have been tearing with moderate physical contact, and there were no Christmas-specific jerseys created for games played on the 25th, as is usually tradition.
Raptors’ new ‘City’ jerseys leak on NBA Europe online store
Sportsnet | Dec 27