For the first time ever, the Toronto Raptors are among the top five on the NBA’s top-selling team merchandise list.
The defending NBA champions came away as the fourth-most popular team in terms of merchandise sales on NBAStore.com, the NBA and NBA Players Association announced on Friday.
NBA’s Top 5 Most Popular Team Merchandise
1. Los Angeles Lakers
2. Boston Celtics
3. Philadelphia 76ers
4. Toronto Raptors
5. Milwaukee Bucks
The results are based on sales from October 2019 to December 2019. Toronto trailed only the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers, but placed ahead of globally popular teams such as the Golden State Warriors (sixth) and Chicago Bulls (eighth).
Former Raptor Kawhi Leonard cracked the list of most popular jerseys at No. 7, as a member of the Los Angeles Clippers. Lakers star LeBron James led that list for the second-consecutive year.
New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson also appeared in the individual jersey list, as No. 15.