At the NBA All-Star Technology Summit on Friday, the NBA unveiled its "jersey of the future". Commissioner Adam Silver talked about the future of the Fan Experience and showed a jersey that would give the fans the opportunity to change the name and number on the back.
In a demonstration, Silver said he had used his smartphone to change Stephen Curry's all-star jersey into a jersey that featured the last name and number of Michael Jordan. 23. He said the jersey could be part of the fan experience in 2038.
The annual Tech Summit, in its twentieth year, attracts companies such as Google, Snap and Twitter, as well as leaders and players in the league.
Twitter was not short of excitement or jokes. Some said they would allow fans to change their favorite player during the season. Others joked that Kevin Durant, star of the Golden State Warriors, could switch between teams during the match.