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Kyrie Irving reignites push to change NBA logo from Jerry West to Kobe Bryant – ABC News

The NBA logo has been unchanged since 1969 and even the man depicted on it says it’s past time for something new. One NBA superstar says it has to Kobe Bryant,…

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For a sport that’s often at the forefront of everything from social and cultural issues to biosecurity measures, the NBA’s logo is surprisingly out of date.
The current iteration the silhouette of a man dribbling a basketball, splitting red and blue sides of a rectangle was introduced way back in 1969.
Between the short shorts and the upright stance, it doesn’t really look like any current player, but the antiquated nature of the logo extends all the way down to the whiteness of the man who inspired…

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