When Stephen Curry left Nike for Under Armour, I admit I was concerned Foot Locker’s commercials may take a dive considering Curry played a vital role in some of their recent commercial success.
But the crew behind the advertisements has continued on without Curry and the results have been quite strong, including a spot that featured Mike Tyson returning Evander Holyfield’s previously bitten off ear.
The spot starts with Chris standing at his locker which catches the eye of what is supposedly supposed to be a Clippers employee. He comments on ‘Lil Chris’ and his new locker, which just so happened to be Blake Griffin’s former locker.
But Griffin’s locker has been relocated – to a Los Angeles bus terminal, while Lil Chris and Big Chris don’t want to hear anything about Blake or his former locker….