New York Knicks Tops in NBA Jersey Sales


The hot start to the season for the New York Knicks hasn’t just made them one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference it has made them the top team in the league as far as merchandise as well.

The Knicks are the top team in the league in jersey sales, climbing a spot from No. 2 and overtaking the Chicago Bulls, as the NBA released their jersey sales numbers this morining.

That is largely due in part to the popularity of the Carmelo Anthony jersey, as ‘Melo comes in at No. 4 in terms of individual jersey sales. Miami’s LeBron James tops the list, followed by Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant. Anthony and Derrick Rose round out the top five.

Here’s a look at the top sellers (Per NBA, via Sun Sentinel):

Top individual jersey sales

  • 1. LeBron James, Miami Heat
  • 2. Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder
  • 3. Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
  • 4. Carmelo Anthony, New York Knicks
  • 5. Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls
  • 6. Rajon Rondo, Boston Celtics
  • 7. Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat
  • 8. Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers
  • 9. Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers
  • 10. Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers
  • 11. Deron Williams, Brooklyn Nets
  • 12. Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder
  • 13. Steve Nash, Los Angeles Lakers
  • 14. Paul Pierce, Boston Celtics
  • 15. Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks

Top team sales

  • 1. New York Knicks
  • 2. Miami Heat
  • 3. Los Angeles Lakers
  • 4. Chicago Bulls
  • 5. Boston Celtics
  • 6. Oklahoma City Thunder
  • 7. Brooklyn Nets
  • 8. Los Angeles Clippers
  • 9. San Antonio Spurs
  • 10. Dallas Mavericks

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