In anticipation of a lit Christmas Day schedule featuring the NBA’s most dynamic superstars and powerhouse squads, the NBA is premiering a new spot entitled “Ballin’ in a Christmas Wonderland,” featuring multi-platinum performing artist Normani singing a reimagined basketball rendition of the classic holiday song, “Winter Wonderland.”
The spot premiered on Wednesday evening during ESPN’s doubleheader between the Los Angeles Clippers and Toronto Raptors and the New Orleans Pelicans and Milwaukee Bucks. The Raptors and Bucks both won in impressive routes.
The spot features players from the five Christmas Day matchups, including LeBron James (LA Lakers), Kemba Walker (Boston Celtics), Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks), Brandon Ingram (New Orleans Pelicans), Kawhi Leonard (LA Clippers), Nikola Jokić (Denver Nuggets), Pascal Siakam (Toronto Raptors), Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers), James Harden (Houston Rockets), Russell Westbrook (Houston Rockets), D’Angelo Russell (Golden State Warriors) and Anthony Davis (LA Lakers).
NBA Christmas Day schedule:
🏀 Ballin’ in a Christmas Wonderland!
‘Tis the season for the #NBAXmas. It’s the most wonderful time of the year.
12:00pm/et: BOS/TOR, ESPN
2:30pm/et: MIL/PHI, ABC
5:00pm/et: HOU/GSW, ABC
8:00pm/et: LAC/LAL, ABC/ESPN
10:30pm/et: NOP/DEN, ESPN
— NBA (@NBA) December 11, 2019