Nike Designer Tweets That Injured Player Shouldn’t Have Chosen adidas [Headlines]

Nike Designer Tweets That Injured Player Shouldn’t Have Chosen adidas [Headlines]
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Jason Petrie snarkily commented that Bulls player Derrick Rose might not have torn his ACL if he hadn't been wearing the rival brands shoes.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 3 may 2012

Yahoo is carrying an interesting story about a designer at Nike who sent out what some might call a cheeky remark about a basketball player who got injured. Derrick Rose suffered a season-ending ACL tear during the Chicago Bulls’ 103-91 win over the Philadelphia 76ers in a game for their first-round playoff series – and Jason Petrie sent out a tweet suggesting that the player wouldn’t have been injured if he had been wearing other shoes:

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