Everyone wants a piece of the Warriors — including the NBA.
Forbes just ranked the team the sixth-most valuable NBA franchise, worth $1.9 billion (at $3 billion, the New York Knicks are valued at the highest).
With fans (and newly-converted fans) treating Stephen Curry, Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala as the new gods of basketball, it's no surprise that the NBA wants to cash in on their popularity. Their heartwarming new commercial "Hands" tells the story of 9-year-old NBA fan Jace Hart after he gets a post-game high-five from Iggy.
And the rest of course is magic.
OH MY GAWD!!I'm BURSTING with PRIDE over my nephew Jace's new commercial for the NBA...GO Jace Hart!!You're a... https://t.co/cy87ix5Fnx — laurieburke (@laurieburke) January 19, 2016