Here’s your latest indication of how big a star Jayson Tatum has already become.
As reported by ESPN’s Chris Forsberg on Twitter, Tatum had the seventh-highest-selling jersey of all NBA players from April-June. Kyrie Irving finished third, behind only Stephen Curry and LeBron James. In addition, the Celtics finished third in overall team sales behind the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers.
Here are the full lists:
Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum landed at No. 7 on the NBA’s most popular jerseys for the period spanning April through June.— Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) June 28, 2018
Kyrie Irving is a career-best No. 3 on the list, while the Celtics are at No. 3 in team merch for the first time since the 2010-11, according to the NBA. pic.twitter.com/iSHlWy4NOI
Something tells us that Tatum’s ranking could only get higher from here.
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