NEW BALANCE SIGNS RISING NBA GUARD TYRESE MAXEY
Boston, MA – January 11, 2023 - Today, Philadelphia 76ers guard and NBA rising star Tyrese Maxey officially joins New Balance. Tyrese’s approach to the game, passion, and leadership both on and off the court make him an ideal match to represent the brand.
“New Balance is changing the game across the board and I’m looking forward to being a part of such an innovative and creative brand,” said Tyrese. “New Balance Basketball has been on the rise with a growing roster of players and I can’t wait to represent the brand alongside them.”
While embarking on this new journey with New Balance, the former 1st round pick of the 2020 NBA Draft is already in the midst of a breakout start to the season and looking to push his 76ers to yet another deep postseason run.
“As one of the most talented young players in the league, we’re excited to welcome Tyrese to the New Balance family,” says Naveen Lokesh, Head of Global Sports Marketing Basketball. “He embodies the charisma and personality of the New Balance Brand. We are excited to start working with Tyrese to further highlight his style in the game and his desire to inspire the next generation, both on and off the court.”
As the newest brand ambassador, Tyrese’s ambition and dedication to performing at a high level will allow him to seamlessly make an impact with New Balance. Tyrese joins the likes of Kawhi Leonard, Jamal Murray, Zach LaVine, Dejounte Murray, Storm Reid, Jack Harlow, Sydney McLaughlin, Coco Gauff, Raheem Sterling, Sadio Mane and more.
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