Lakers and Clippers unveil Nike's NBA Statement Edition uniforms in Los Angeles

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CLEVELAND- Nike introduced its "Statement Edition" uniforms for the NBA's 30 teams Friday night.

Julius Randle represented the Los Angeles Lakers wearing a purple uniform. The Pistons will wear the new Statement jerseys in five homes games this season: December 30 (Spurs), Jan. 6 (Rockets), Jan. 27 (Thunder), Feb. 9 (Clippers) and March 26 (Lakers). "After helping fuel the sport's impact for years, we are thrilled to now be able to push the boundaries of what's possible directly with the National Basketball Association".

But these are more than just a jersey, they can bring you highlights of your favorite player, too.

The new uniform resembles the Heat's classic red alternates and look as crisp as ever.

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At the event, Nike had a representative player from every team come out in a hoodie to hide the new jerseys. To unlock it all, fans will download the NikeConnect app and tap the jersey with their smartphone.

As for the Nike Therma Flex Showtime Warm-up Jacket, it celebrates style in the game, with Nike designers refreshing the apparel staple.

All Statement Edition jerseys will be available at retail on November 20, and will begin being worn on-court on November 25.

These black jerseys will be available for $110 as a replica Swingman jersey or $200 as an Authentic jersey.