Sunday’s edition of The Plain Dealer featured a pair of ads from both Nike and the Cleveland Cavaliers, commemorating the Cavs’ postseason run.
The Swoosh paid tribute to LeBron James’ triumphant return to Ohio; the team’s strong regular season finish; overcoming major injuries to All-Star players throughout the Playoffs; and their valiant effort in the NBA Finals.
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The team ad is a simple thank you note to its fanbase.
Per the NEOMG:
In their ad, the Cavs said thank you to fans, proclaiming “There’s no place like home.”
Nike’s ad featured the back of LeBron James in his NBA Finals jersey. It succinctly looks back at the season and playoffs, ending with a reminder that there is still unfinished business for James in Cleveland.