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- The Golden State Warriors NBA 2K League team acquires its first sponsor in NETGEAR’s Nighthawk Pro Gaming brand.
- The sponsorship includes content creation and in-game branding on Warriors Gaming Squad’s digital home court.
- Nighthawk Pro Gaming has already been the presenting partner of Warriors Gaming Squad’s “Play of the Week” series for several months.
Warriors Gaming Squad, the NBA 2K League team of the Golden State Warriors, have added their first official sponsor—NETGEAR’s Nighthawk Pro Gaming brand. The esports team and router company kicked off the partnership with a fan meet and greet at the Esports Arena in Oakland.
The sponsorship will see Nighthawk Pro Gaming’s branding displayed on the team’s in-game home court, as well as digital content. Warriors Gaming Squad has produced a “Play of the Week” video series for several months, which has been presented by Nighthawk Pro Gaming.
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“It is an honor to become the first sponsor of Warriors Gaming Squad,” said Heidi Cormack, senior vice president of global marketing for NETGEAR. “The alignment of Nighthawk Pro Gaming with professionals who use our products is integral to showcasing the best networking setup for online competitive game play.”
This year, Nighthawk Pro Gaming has sponsored two Overwatch League teams, Seoul Dynasty and the San Francisco Shock, as well as the organizations behind those teams—Gen.G and NRG Esports, respectively.