Nike quietly supplied uniforms for the National Women's Soccer League.
Not that players for the Portland Thorns and the league's seven other clubs aren't wearing Nike gear; the company just isn't bragging it up this time.
"We are supplying uniforms and gear to the NWSL," Nike spokeswoman Mary Remuzzi said this week in an email. "I have nothing further to add."
The lack of a signed contract between the league and Nike may account for the company's uncharacteristic silence on behalf of sport.
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