Kobe is king again… at jersey sales. We all love rockin’ that 24!

Lakers BasketBlog: Based on sales from the NBA Store in New York and online sales through NBAStore.com, Guard Kobe Bryant once again has the most popular selling jersey in the NBA. Bryant’s #24 jersey was also the most popular in 2006-07, before falling to second last year in the wake of Boston’s acquisition of Kevin Garnett.

Here’s the top 15…

1. Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers
2. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers
3. Chris Paul, New Orleans Hornets

4. Kevin Garnett, Boston Celtics
5. Allen Iverson, Detroit Pistons
6. Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat
7. Paul Pierce, Boston Celtics
8. Nate Robinson, New York Knicks
9. Pau Gasol, Los Angeles Lakers
10. Dwight Howard, Orlando Magic
11. Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls
12. Ray Allen, Boston Celtics
13. Steve Nash, Phoenix Suns
14. Shaquille O’Neal, Phoenix Suns
15. Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets

The Lakers also were the most popular team in overall merchandise sales.

Fans continue to demand Los Angeles Lakers merchandise as the team tops the NBA’s list of most popular team merchandise. Lakers merchandise has been the most popular among fans for six out of the last seven seasons. The Celtics fall to No. 2 after holding the top spot for the first time during its 2008 championship season. The New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls round out the top five.
1. Los Angeles Lakers
2. Boston Celtics
3. New York Knicks
4. Cleveland Cavaliers
5. Chicago Bulls
6. New Orleans Hornets
7. Phoenix Suns
8. Miami Heat
9. Detroit Pistons
10. San Antonio Spurs

Head over to Lakersstore.com to get all your official Lakers gear.

  • xfellerx

    first. just like kobe.

  • PauKobeBynumOdomDynasty

    second. just like Lebron.

  • kobe8

    Pau sells more than superman? thats good.

  • WifelovesLuke

    Ironic isn’t it? Garnett finishes first last year and team wins title. Kobe finishes first over Lebron this year…hmmmmmm. Garnett and Celtics swept regular season series last year with Lakers, won title. Kobe and Lakers swept regular season series with Cavs this year…hmmmmmm. I’m just sayin!

  • Vibe

    Shocker….its really sad that they try to force bron in to our throat but he still is not up there. Just sad.

  • http://www.secretstan.com Stan

    Do people get to return Chris Paul’s jersey after this years performance in the playoffs?

    Probably not.

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  • weelo111

    I got my Terry Teagle jersey

  • Lakers 24 7

    Only reason KG lead in sales was because all the bandwagon Boston fans came out and they just had to have that new KG jersey. I see fake ass bandwagon Boston fans in LA who just rockin’ Boston jerseys just to look cool, and don’t know shiit about the franchise.