LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - Former Kentucky Wildcat PJ Washington has signed a shoe deal with Nike, the Charlotte forward tweeted out Monday evening.
ESPN says that the deal is a multi-year agreement with the company.
Charlotte Hornets’ 12th overall pick PJ Washington has signed a multi-year shoe deal with Nike Basketball. pic.twitter.com/MSGcMb7r5E— Nick DePaula (@NickDePaula) August 5, 2019
The Charlotte Hornets selected Washington with the 12th overall pick in June's NBA draft.
The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Washington averaged 15.2 points and 7.6 rebounds per game last season for the Wildcats.