Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets Unveil Chinese New Year Jerseys

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffJanuary 27, 2015

via NBA PR

The Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets unveiled new jersey styles for 2015 to honor their Chinese fans.

According to a statement from the team, the Warriors will wear the jerseys against the San Antonio Spurs on February 20 and again on February 24 at Washington, March 2 at Brooklyn and March 4 versus the Milwaukee Bucks.

Via Golden State Warriors

Via Golden State Warriors

Below is a look at Golden State forward Harrison Barnes donning the jerseys:

The Houston Rockets, the former team of the most notable Chinese NBA player of all time, Yao Ming, also unveiled their Chinese New Year jerseys. The Rockets will premiere the jerseys February 21 versus Toronto, and they will be worn worn again February 23 versus Minnesota and February 25 against the Los Angeles Clippers.

via Houston Rockets

via Houston Rockets

The NBA will pay tribute to its Chinese fanbase from February 19 to March 4 with its biggest Chinese New Year celebration ever. 

[NBA PR, h/t ESPN's Darren Rovell]

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