The New Orleans Pelicans jerseys are getting a little spicer.
The team announced Wednesday that a partnership with Zatarain's that will include putting the company's logo on their jerseys. Zatarain's will also make a donation to Second Harvest Food Bank for every Pelicans slam dunk.
“This is an opportunity for both the Pelicans and Zatarain’s to further expand our international reach. Gayle and I could not be more pleased to be able to partner with one of the most iconic brands in our community,” said Pelicans Owner Tom Benson in a statement released by the team. “Being from New Orleans, Zatarain’s has always been a part of my life and I am thrilled about our new partnership.”
This is the first season the NBA is allowing teams to feature sponsor logos on the jersey.
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