Earlier this year, Supreme aligned with Nike and the NBA on a range of logo-rich jerseys with Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith chosen to model the themed wares. In related news, the controversial hoops star recently hit up Instagram stating that he expects to be fined by the league for his noted Supreme leg tattoo. As per his recent social media post, Smith shared “So I was informed today that I would be fined every game if I don’t cover up my ‘SUPREME TATTOO’ on my legs during games!! These people in the league office are something else!”
According to the league, “NBA rules prohibit players from displaying any commercial logos or corporate insignia on their body or in their hair,” as shared earlier by The Athletic’s Shams Charania. What are your thoughts on the NBA’s rule?
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