adidas officially acknowledged the addition of Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin to the 3-Stripes family this morning, tweeting a simple greeting of “all in for @JLin7. Welcome to the family. #teamadidas” like they did for Joakim Noah last October.
Lin joins the likes of Noah, Derrick Rose, Damian Lillard, Dwight Howard, Tim Duncan and Harrison Barnes representing adidas Basketball in the NBA.
Inklings of Lin’s jump from Nike to adidas broke over the weekend, setting up today’s announcement.
More information on the new partnership between adidas and Jeremy Lin to come.
Find the adidas press release and tweet on the Lin signing below.
adidas today announced a partnership with NBA point guard Jeremy Lin of the Houston Rockets. Lin joins the adidas basketball roster which includes teammate and seven-time NBA All-Star Dwight Howard and a lineup of elite point-guards highlighted by Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls, John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers.
— adidas Basketball (@adidasHoops) January 6, 2014