Canada one step near to World Cup. Canada Soccer’s Men’s National Team, sponsored by Toyota, earned a 2:1 victory over Mexico in Edmonton (Alberta) to finish 2021 at the top of the table in the CONCACAF Final Round of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.
Kia America expands exclusive partnership with the NBA. Kia America and the National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced the multiyear extension of their exclusive marketing partnership, tipping off the 15th season of the relationship between the league and the automaker. As the Official Automotive Partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and NBA G League, Kia’s presence will continue to grow across the leagues’ performance awards and marquee events.
Formula 1 announce content and promotion partnership. The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Formula 1 (F1) today announced a first-of-its-kind content and promotion partnership to bring together the broad, global fanbases of the NBA and F1 in celebration of the NBA’s 75th Anniversary season and the return of F1 to the U.S. at the 2021 F1 USA Grand Prix on Sunday, Oct. 24 in Austin, Texas.
Nuggets’ Nikola Jokić wins 2020-21 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award. Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokić is the recipient of the Maurice Podoloff Trophy as the 2020-21 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player, the NBA announced today.
CarMax official auto retailer of the NBA and WNBA. CarMax, Inc., the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, today announced a new partnership with the NBA, WNBA and Turner Sports. As part of the multiyear agreement, CarMax is now the official auto retailer of the NBA and WNBA – the first automotive retail partnership in WNBA history – as well as the presenting partner of NBA Tip-Off on TNT.
Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin Partner to Form New NASCAR Team. NBA legend Michael Jordan and three-time Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin today announced the formation of a new NASCAR Cup Series race team that will begin competition for the 2021 season. Rising NASCAR star Bubba Wallace has signed a multi-year deal to drive for the yet-to-be-named, single car team.