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Category: Throwbacks

As NBA Finals Begin, Next Season’s Throwbacks Keep Leaking

The NBA Finals finally began last night (more on that in a minute). But meanwhile, throwback designs for next season are continuing to leak via the appearance of retail shirseys. …

Royals, Cards Wear Excellent Negro Leagues Throwbacks

For most photos, click to enlarge When the truncated MLB season got under way in late July, many of the uni-based promotions that had been on the original schedule (throwbacks, …

Georgia Adds Alternate Unis; Browns Add Orange Pants

For all photos, click to enlarge There were significant developments on both the pro and college football uniform fronts yesterday — a rare pigskin daily double! Let’s start with the …

The 20 Throwbacks That Need to Happen, Like, Yesterday

Good morning! My latest piece for InsideHook is about 20 throwback uniforms that I’d like to see on the field, court, and ice. As I mentioned last week when asking …

Bizarre Uni Glitch Makes Kachina Logo Even Weirder

Click to enlarge On Nov. 25, 2016, the Arizona Coyotes wore their Kachina throwbacks as part of their season-long 20th-anniversary celebration. It turns out that there was an interesting inconsistency …

Jacksonville Turns That Frown Upside-Down

For all photos, click to enlarge In the 1970 NCAA basketball tournament final — 50 years ago next month — unheralded Jacksonville University went up against the John Wooden-coached powerhouse …

Tennessee School Turns Back the Clock to Segregated Era

Click to enlarge Obviously, school integration is a good thing. But as many segregated school systems integrated in the wake of the Supreme Court’s 1954 Brown v. Board of Education …

Did the Canucks Mess Up Their Classic ‘V’ Throwback?

Click to enlarge [Editor’s Note: As reported in yesterday’s Ticker, the Canucks will wear “flying V” throwback jerseys for tomorrow night’s pregame skate. With that in mind, we have a …

Utes, Owls & Bears ‘Throwing Back’ Today

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken As you’re all aware, this year marks the 150th Anniversary of the first ever college football game, played between Princeton and Rutgers, and throughout the …

Some Thoughts About the Bears’ Throwbacks

Earlier this week I mentioned that a group of Bears players and the team’s chairman, George McCaskey, had posted a two-minute video statement about the uncomfortable history of the uniforms …

Kings Reveal Gretzky-Era Throwback

Click to enlarge Yesterday we had news of two NBA teams with new throwbacks. Now the NHL is getting into the retro act, as the Kings announced (complete with an …

Clippers, Raptors Reveal New Throwbacks

Click to enlarge Paul here, taking a rare weekend turn while the rest of the Uni Watch team enjoys the holiday weekend. Couple of NBA teams revealed new throwbacks yesterday. …

Reds Throw It Back To The Turn of Baseball’s Century

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul may be …

76ers & Grizz Drop New Throwback Unis

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul may be …

Reds’ Giant NOBs Make Season Debut on 1967 Throwbacks

[Deputy Editor’s Note: With Paul now on his August blog-cation a couple days early, today we have a lede from our own Alex Hider, who has all the deets on …