SAN ANTONIO — They’re back!
The San Antonio Spurs have unveiled their 2022-23 Nike NBA Classic Edition uniforms which pay homage to the team’s 50-year legacy and look forward to the next 50 years.
So it was only fitting that team legend and one of the original Spurs players, George ‘Iceman’ Gervin, was the one to make the announcement and show off the old school uniforms that will be making a comeback next season. .
It features the “San Antonio” wordmark on the chest of the black-on-black jersey and is part of the team’s season celebration taking place during the 2022-23 campaign to commemorate 50 years of basketball. Spurs in San Antonio from 1973.
The shorts will also have a retro vibe with the team logo on the sides surrounded by the classic diamond shape.
Following the announcement, Spurs fans were quick to react and the overwhelming majority are delighted with the shirt they’ve been asking for for years.
Here’s a sampling of what fans said:
Fans will have to be patient if they want to grab one of these jerseys.
Official retail merchandise will be available in September at Spurs Fan Shops and online at spursfanshop.com. Additionally, the full collection will include t-shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies, jackets, jerseys, caps and more.
Fans should join the official Spurs Fan Club for their first chance to purchase the Classic Edition uniform.
Spurs will wear their new uniforms for select home and road games during the 2022-23 season.