Autograph, a company co-founded by Tom Brady and leading the new era of digital collection in partnership with the world’s largest icon, will create and distribute digitally collectable content on the DraftKings Marketplace (Nasduck). Announcing a contract with the iconic basketball brand SLAM. : DKNG). As a launch partner in the basketball industry, Autograph users have access to SLAM’s more than 300 cover archives dating back to 1994. This archive features the best basketball players of the last 30 years.
SLAM will be the launch partner for Autograph’s basketball vertical with the cover of an iconic magazine featuring players ranging from Allen Iverson and Vince Carter to Devin Booker and Sabrinaionesque. The magazine itself has been a collector’s item for over 27 years, and the cover remains the Holy Grail of all basketball players. As the most authentic basketball storytelling brand, SLAM is global with over 20 social channels, a fast-growing product division, and multiple franchise events with over 16 million enthusiastic followers worldwide. Has grown into a lifestyle brand and multimedia properties.
Dillon Rosenblatt, CEO and co-founder of Autograph, said: “We are proud to announce this partnership and look forward to numerous drops and exclusive releases.”
Previously dropped sign NFTs on the DraftKings Marketplace included star athletes such as Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky, Derek Jeter, Naomi Osaka, Simone Biles and Tony Hawk.Sign recently announced something similar handle We will work with Lionsgate to create digitally collectable content based on our flagship film franchise later this year.
Matt Aronson, president of SLAM’s parent company, JDS Sports, said: “Autograph is bringing a best-in-class NFT experience to the mainstream. We are excited to work with our team to bring SLAM’s collectable cover archive to the digital world.”
SLAM had previously partnered with New Orleans Pelicans All-Star Zion Williamson First NFT drop April included two SLAM covers featuring Williamson. NS SLAM x ZION collection It also includes four limited edition versions of both covers (Basic, Gold, Gold Signed, and 1-of-1 Platinum Signed). The first cover, SLAM 222, was filmed at Duke University in April 2018, just before Williamson declared the NBA Draft, and the second cover, SLAM 228, was shot in 2020, before the season resumed in Orlando. Taken in New Orleans in June.
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