Weeks after signing Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox, Nike has secured another expected lottery pick from this month's NBA Draft.
The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reports that projected top pick Markelle Fultz has inked a multi-year endorsement deal with the brand. Fultz also wore Nike during during his freshman season at Nike and often shares photos of himself wearing the brand's products on Instagram.
Potential No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz has agreed to a multi-year endorsement deal with Nike, source tells @TheVertical.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) June 16, 2017
Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds per game at Washington last season, earning him First Team All-Pac-12 and Third Team All-American honors. The Boston Celtics currently own the first pick, but are rumored to be shopping it to teams like Philadelphia ahead of the draft.