According to The Hockey News, the NHL will allow teams to run ads on their jerseys. The move will see ads fit inside a 3-inch-by-3.5-inch rectangle, similar to what is done in the NBA. The decision comes after the NHL allowed teams to sell advertisements in lieu of team logos on helmets to help replace lost revenue due to Covid-19.
As collegiate student-athletes begin to receive Name, Image, & Likeness (NIL) revenue, do you think student-athletes should be allowed to post ads on their uniforms? According to Big XII Coordinator of Officials Greg Burks, there is a gray area in the current NIL rules and the NCAA will allow a 16-square-inch patch, four inches by four inches, for any advertisement, endorsement, or any other message. Or, should the universities themselves be allowed to place ads on student-athletes uniforms?
What do you think about ads on players uniforms?