UPDATE 05.11.2011: New Wizards logo and uniform review and other reactions
The Washington Wizards unveiled their new, red, white and blue uniforms earlier this morning. Ted Leonsis, owner of the Wizards (along with the Capitals, Mystics, Verizon Center and the local Ticketmaster franchise) elaborated on the look earlier this morning and why the name didn’t change. I’ve been saying they were not going to be renamed the Bullets for a long time.
Here is the view of them from washingtonwizards.com store which you should totally go to since I don’t have explicit permission to use them, though I’ll claim fair use (see no advertising on this site!):
Back on April, I posted what I think the new Wiz logo and uniforms should look like:
So, which is better, the official design or the one I mocked up?
Oh and they had the same idea with the “dc” hand logo that I did: