NBA Unveils 'Jersey of the Future' During 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistFebruary 15, 2019

NBA commissioner Adam Silver gestures during a news conference prior to the start of an NBA basketball game between New York Knicks and Washington Wizards at the O2 Arena, in London, Thursday, Jan.17, 2019. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Alastair Grant/Associated Press

Modern technology is an incredible thing.

As the NBA kicks off the 2019 All-Star festivities in Charlotte, North Carolina, this weekend, league commissioner Adam Silver had some fun in showing off the "jersey of the future":

Just like that, the name and number on the back of the jersey change in the blink of an eye.

While that innovative technology can't help fans when a player changes teams or a franchise undergoes a uniform makeover, it would provide them with flexibility to show their support for a number of different players.  

Related

    Role Players Will Determine Bucks’ Fate Against Loaded Celtics

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Role Players Will Determine Bucks’ Fate Against Loaded Celtics

    Scott Polacek
    via Bleacher Report

    Report: Lawsuit Accuses Luke Walton of Sexual Assault

    NBA logo
    NBA

    Report: Lawsuit Accuses Luke Walton of Sexual Assault

    Rob Goldberg
    via Bleacher Report

    NBA Fines Nets Owner $35K for Tweet

    NBA logo
    NBA

    NBA Fines Nets Owner $35K for Tweet

    Rob Goldberg
    via Bleacher Report

    KD Wants to Control His FA Message

    '[Media] need me. If I wasn’t a free agent, none of this s--t would go on, right?'

    NBA logo
    NBA

    KD Wants to Control His FA Message

    '[Media] need me. If I wasn’t a free agent, none of this s--t would go on, right?'

    Tyler Conway
    via Bleacher Report