Chicago Bulls Unveil New Jersey Patch Deal With Motorola

The Chicago Bulls jerseys will look a little bit different this season.

On Tuesday, the team officially announced that the Chicago-based Motorola has taken over as the franchise’s jersey patch partner. The announcement comes after several years of Zenni Optical holding the position.

You can see how the new logo will look below:

According to NBC Sports Chicago’s Rob Schaefer, the two sides have also agreed on a multi-year contract.

The Chicago Bulls have joined the Indiana Pacers and Milwaukee Bucks as partners with the mobile brand. Brooklyn also used to sport the recognizable “M” before moving onto a deal with WeBull.

As far as jersey advertisements go, Motorola’s logo is modest enough that it doesn’t distract the eye from the franchise’s iconic look. Could the circle be a tiny bit smaller? Sure. But I think it blends in for the most part (especially on the black and white jerseys), and I’m sure we’ll all get used to it in no time.

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Elias Schuster is the Lead Chicago Bulls writer at Bleacher Nation. He started with BN full-time in 2019 immediately after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign with a degree in Journalism (yes, he started with the Jim Boylen Era). Since joining, Elias has been the driving force behind Bulls and NBA content for both the site and social accounts. You can follow him on Twitter/X @Schuster_Elias.

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