NBA rookies and twin brothers Marcus and Markieff Morris have signed three-year deals to endorse basketball shoes and apparel brand AND 1.
Marcus currently plays for the Houston Rockets, while Markieff represents the Phoenix Suns. Both are represented by Rival Sports Group LLC, a sports management company based in Beverly Hills, California.
“The Morris twins are great young talent and embody everything we love about the AND 1 brand,” said Robert Purvy, AND 1 brand president. “Markieff and Marcus bring it. With their hometown work ethic, hunger, and true passion for the game, we’re proud to have them play a big part in the future of AND 1.”
Marcus Morris said: “We’ve been fans of AND 1 as long as we can remember. We grew up on the MixTape, and to now be a part of the AND 1 family is really an honor.”
“For two guys from Philly, there’s really no other brand we’d want to represent. We’re excited to work together and promote the game we love,” added Markieff.
Morris twins – AND 1