Aside from their on-court debut, perhaps the most notable game the Lakers will Christmas Day. When the images were posted on Twitter, the thread filled up with mostly negative reactions. But as you know, nothing can be kept as a secret when everybody is curious. This year, they decided to go with purple with black pinstripes. The Lakers City Edition Jerseys come with unique details inspired by each team's location. She oversees social media strategy for each of the 11 properties, including each brand's presence on Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat. If you like this column, you'll probably like his Uni Watch Blog, plus you can follow him on Twitter and Facebook and sign up for his mailing list so you'll always know when a new column has been posted.
It calls for each Laker great to design the special jersey that will be worn during that specific season. LockerVision can tell you that, too. The site was created last season, although its existence wasn't announced until March, at which point many fans -- including your friendly uniform columnist -- were surprised to learn that the league's game-by-game uni pairings had all been scripted in advance. Meet the newest addition to the Lakers uniform lineup. The Showtime jerseys were sleek.
Many fans felt that last season's uniforms were too light -- more of a yellow than a true Lakers gold -- and team management even acknowledged the problem at one point, but the new set appears to be the same color as last season's, which has led to more fan consternation and even inspired an online petition. Last season's Lore uni was for Kobe Bryant. Meanwhile, we also have the usual slate of new uniforms, new patches and new court designs to tell you about. Honestly love the new City Edition jerseys. And although the league has now dialed back that info from LockerVision, the genie is already out of the bottle.
But LockerVision doesn't just give us the schedule for uniforms we already know about -- until a few days ago, it also provided hints about uniforms we haven't yet seen. If you want to know which jersey to pull out of the closet on a given night so you can match what your favorite team is wearing -- or if you're just a uni-minded fan who geeks out over this kind of stuff -- LockerVision is a godsend. The Los Angeles Lakers City Edition Collection is stocked with exclusive styles for every fan, so be sure to check out great deals on City Jerseys and Tees at our shop. For the past few season, the Lakers have had black and gold fourth jerseys. For this season, the Lakers handed over the design canvas to Magic Johnson, who of course helped lead the team to five championships and now heads the front office as president of basketball operations.
The Jazz, for example, have taken the unprecedented step of sharing their uni schedule for the entire season. As Nike beginning with the 2017-18 season, the Los Angeles Lakers took matters a step further by using their City Edition Jersey as a means to honor franchise legends through a Lore Series. Get inspired and gear up in support of your town with new Los Angeles Lakers City Edition Jerseys from Fanatics. Instead, here we are at the start of the program's second season and there are still some holdouts. Here are the primary white and blue designs: Unfortunately, the new set has resulted in the team's skyline alternate uni being mothballed.
As per his long-standing habit, he's wearing No. For this season, the franchise decided to bestow the honor upon president of basketball operations. The design recalls the Lakers' showtime era with vertical black stripes and bold block lettering. Expect to see them soon, probably in November. That gives us a total of 25 ad-clad teams, with only five teams remaining ad-free, at least for now: the Bulls, Pacers, Rockets, Thunder and Wizards.
Adding creative touches is fine, but don't go wild with it, and keep the spirit of the team. Instead of being restricted to white, black or team colors, players can now wear any footwear color they choose. As you can expect, Twitter did their thing and completely disproved the design, for the most part. To find out more or to opt-out, please read our. Regardless of what jerseys they wear, the purple and gold will need to focus their attention on producing better results on the court. Follow LakeShowCom on social media:.
They will don the City Edition threads three times in November, four times in December, twice in January and for three games in March. Designing jerseys shouldn't be the hardest job in the world. Wearing one of this year's Lakers City Jerseys is the perfect way to rep your city and your team. Four more teams began wearing ad patches during the season, and four more -- the Grizzlies, Spurs, Suns and Trail Blazers -- have announced new ad patches for 2018-19. Similar color indicators were being shown for lots of other unreleased City designs, but the league apparently wised up and has now shows all of the unreleased designs as white.
. The latest Nike Los Angeles Lakers City Edition Jersey aims to commemorate Los Angeles with a one-of-a-kind style that you won't find for any other team, and Fanatics. Home teams can wear any uniform they choose, and road teams have to wear something of sufficient contrast. This can be a little confusing, because forward Lance Stephenson normally wears No. With the 2018-19 season set to tip off Tuesday, all of the uni matchups have already been loaded into LockerVision.