With news the Houston Rockets will unveil the “adizero NBA short sleeve uniform system” uniform on Christmas Day against the San Antonio Spurs, we decided to rank the Rockets jerseys since their arrival in Houston in 1971.
The adizero NBA short sleeve uniform system (seen above) are 26 percent lighter than the traditional NBA jersey, according to Adidas. While it might appear to be tight, adidas also says the uniform provides a full range of motion so as not to compromise a player’s shot. Adidas is motivated to get more fans wearing jerseys while also innovating the game jersey for the players. The company pays roughly $35 million a year to be the official apparel provider of the league through the 2016-17 season.