LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Derrick Rose, Steve Nash unveil Christmas Day jerseys (video)

November 14, 2013

This is what LeBron James wore last Christmas Day. (J. Pat Carter / AP)

Oh, look what Santa is bringing: NBA Christmas Day jerseys. With sleeves.

Um, gee, thanks, big guy. (Note to self: Be less naughty next year.)

The NBA unveiled the jerseys the teams that play will be wearing on Christmas Day and they’re, well, interesting. They have sleeves — did we mention that? The Celtics jersey has a giant leprechaun. Red Auerbach would not be amused.

Last year, the NBA’s “Big Color” Christmas jerseys were criticized for being difficult to read, with numbers and letters that matched the background colors. This year the theme is, you guessed it, “Big Logo.” And…sleeves.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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