Warriors unveil new Statement Edition jerseys with old-school nod originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea
The Warriors unveiled a new Statement Edition uniform for the upcoming 2022-23 NBA season on Tuesday, and it arrived with a blast from the past.
The jerseys, per the team's release, pay homage to the franchise's long history. For the first time since 1975, the Warriors will wear "Golden State" scripted across their chest.
— Golden State Warriors (@warriors) August 2, 2022
The threads were released exactly 51 years after the franchise changed its name from the San Francisco Warriors to the Golden State Warriors on Aug. 2, 1971.