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John Wall’s New Reebok Commercial Pretty Similar to Alex Ovechkin’s

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Updated: June 23, 2010

I wish I could be in New York today for all the pre-NBA Draft festivities … but alas, I’m not. I’ll be up there tomorrow.

Thankfully, my friend Mike Prada of Bullets Forever is in the Big Apple. Reporting for SB Nation DC, Prada brings us a sneak peak at John Wall’s new Reebok shoe commercial. Check it out:

But don’t think this campaign is unique to Mr. Wall or anything. Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin already has a Reebok ZigTech commercial using the same concept … except with more cartoon bears and no ‘John Wall Dance’ at the end. Check out this version adapted for the Russian market:

Look out world, D.C. is about to become a Reebok town … or so the shoe company hopes.


[Hat-tip on the Ovie video to this place and this place.]


3 Comments

  1. chris

    June 23, 2010 at 6:47 pm

    thanks for the vid! yeah all the zigtech commercials have the same format, ocho cincos, and sidney crosbys are similar also.

  2. Kyle Weidie

    June 23, 2010 at 7:01 pm

    Good to know … yea, I didn’t even think to check to commercials for the other cats signed to Reebok.

  3. Jeris

    June 24, 2010 at 1:39 pm

    If you look closely in John Walls commercial you see Allen Iverson passing him the ball, perhaps signaling the passing of the tourch to the new face of the brand.

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