paolo banchero will be one of the new figures of jordan-brand, the brand associated with the iconic figure of Michael Jordan and the multinational Nike. The number one in the 2022 Draft its advertising contract with the clothing and sports shoe brand, which already represents a large cast of stars in the NBA.
Banchero, a new key player for the Orlando Magic, has proven his worth in just two summer league games in Las Vegas, Nevada, and joins an impressive roster that includes stars such as Chris Paul, Luka Doncic, Jayson Tatum, Bam Adebayo, Zion Williamson, Bradley Beal, Russell Westbrook, and Carmelo Anthony.
The 19-year-old power forward, 2.08 meters tall, averaged 17.2 points and 3.2 assists per game last year under Mike Kryzewski at Duke University. In Orlando he will meet a core of young talent riddled with potential for years to come.
The announcement of the official signing of the Italian-American player with Jordan will come in the coming weeks, according to Shams Charania, a journalist from The Athletic.