Kelsey Plum inks deal with Nike
San Antonio Stars guard Kelsey Plum has signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Nike, both Plum and the company announced on Friday.
Plum was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 WNBA Draft and broke the NCAA women’s record for career points in a season in her career at the University of Washington. She was named the 2017 AP Women’s Basketball Player of the Year and won every major award as the nation’s all-time leader in career points and points in a season.
“Nike is the undisputed leader in basketball and it’s a dream come true to become an official member of the family,” said Plum in a press release. “The brand’s bold vision for future innovation and commitment to making athletes better made the choice clear.”
Can't be more Excited to be apart of the Nike family 🙏🏼 https://t.co/iIhNaWDPZh
— Kelsey Plum (@Kelseyplum10) April 28, 2017
Plum will make her San Antonio debut tomorrow night when the Stars face the Dallas Wings in a preseason contest at the AT&T Center at 1 p.m.