Basketball

The NBA’s Golden State Warriors top the list of the US sports teams which wield the greatest sponsorship clout outside North America, according to a study by specialist analytics company DataPowa.

The Spanish Basketball Federation (FEB) has entered into a partnership with Korean automotive manufacturer Kia

The Dallas Mavericks and e-commerce app and marketplace 5miles have mutually agreed to end their jersey sponsorship deal, as the NBA basketball franchise seeks out a new partner that can put the team “at t…

German sportswear brand Puma announced it officially signed its first Chinese basketball player as an ambassador, Zhao Jiwei

Total Oil Türkiye has signed a new agreement to sponsor the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF) until the end of 2021.

International basketball federation Fiba has appointed Unilumin as the official LED supplier for its top-level international competitions

The NBA has unveiled a series of commercial partners for the basketball league’s 2019 Global Championship, which features the best young basketball players from around the world. AT&T, Beats by Dr.

Japanese e-commerce brand Rakuten is looking to extend its partnership with the NBA's Golden State Warriors, according to the company's head of operations in the Americas.

The French Basketball Federation (FFBB) has entered into partnerships with e-commerce company Amazon and Japanese automotive manufacturer Suzuki

When the IMG agency was acquired by WME and Silver Lake Partners in 2014, some industry experts thought its marketing services arm, IMG Consulting, would be sold off under new management

Sina is believed to have earned about $5m (€4.4m) from the top sponsor for its Golden League 3x3 basketball competition this year, SportBusiness Sponsorship understands.

In the free version of the latest interactive monthly data report, SportBusiness Sponsorship analyses the sponsorship landscape of basketball in the US and Europe.

The Spanish arm of Swiss insurance firm Zurich will pay a six-figure fee for its digital-only partnership with NBA Spain, SportBusiness Sponsorship has learned

Chinese electronics manufacturer Leyard has signed an agreement with NBA China to become the Official Marketing Partner for NBA's "5v5"  basketball tournament held in the Chinese cities of Guangzhou, …

Sports brand Nike has signed a three-year extension of its kit agreement with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) athletics department, in a deal worth $3m (€2.7m) per year.

Meat producer Casademont has penned a deal to sponsor Basket Zaragoza, which competes in the Liga ACB domestic basketball competition in Spain. The deal will run for four seasons, from 2019-20 to 2022-23

Following a bidding war for his services, No. 1 overall NBA draft pick Zion Williamson has signed a multi-year shoe deal with Jordan Brand. Terms of the partnership were not announced

The Cleveland Cavaliers NBA franchise and its associated NBA 2K League esports team Cavs Legion GC have partnered with cryptocurrency blockchain provider UnitedCoin

On Wednesday at the Araneta Coliseum, UnionPay International Southeast Asia signed a deal with the Philippine Basketball Association to make UnionPay their official payment partner

Russian carrier airline Aeroflot has signed as a Global Partner of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) and the Official Airline of the 2019 Basketball World Cup

US sports equipment manufacturer Wilson has agreed a three-season partnership with European club competition the Basketball Champions League

Barcelona has extended its regional partnership with Spanish private health insurance firm Assistència Sanitària.

Russian online gaming company Winline has signed as the Official Betting Partner of Euroleague Basketball in Russia until 2022

US sportswear brand Champion has signed a new apparel partnership with the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) and THINK450, a for-profit enterprise owned by the NBA’s 450 active players.

The Big3 basketball league has gained another sponsorship boost ahead of its third season this summer by naming insurance company State Farm as its exclusive official insurer

US nutrition company Herbalife has agreed to title sponsor a new 3x3 league being launched by the Spanish Basketball Federation (FEB)

Auckland-based basketball team the New Zealand Breakers has agreed a deal for pay-television broadcaster Sky Sport to become its new naming-rights sponsor