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NBA store jumps the gun with ‘Beat the Heat’ shirts

by Ryan Aber Published: June 8, 2012

BY RYAN ABER Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals isn't going to be decided for another 24 hours or so but someone at the NBA's online store jumped the gun a bit Friday. For a time Friday night, the store featured blue shirts with the Thunder logo under "Beat the Heat," although the description said it was a "Beat L.A." shirt. The item was quickly removed and if you follow the original link now, you'll get an error page., though, was able to capture a screenshot before the item was pulled: [caption id="attachment_9411" align="alignleft" width="532" caption="The NBA's online store briefly featured a Thunder "Beat the Heat" shirt on its site Friday."]

The NBA's online store briefly featured a Thunder "Beat the Heat" shirt on its site Friday.


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by Ryan Aber
OU Athletics Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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