To Honor Prince, NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolfs Picked “Purple” Themed Home Uniform Colors

These are some sharp looking jerseys!

November 6, 2018

USA Today Sports


Purple Rain!

Honoring there hometown Prince, The NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolf’s have picked a “Purple” themed home colors for their uniforms in the 2018-19 season. Acording to Forbes, "Nearly everything on this uniform is a tribute to Prince in some form or fashion. Most of the uniform is a dark shade of purple and the trim elements are a brighter shade of purple as well."

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Also, the right shoulder has a diamond pattern that isn't present on the left shoulder. This is meant to be a tribute to one of the outfits that Prince wore during the movie Purple Rain!

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