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He’s the No. 1 basketball player in the world, and has the No. 1 selling jersey for the 2013-2014 season according to a report by cbssports.com.  While Kevin Durante May have the inside track on this year’s MVP, he remains behind James in jersey sales. Two of the top four jersey sellers played a combined [...]

Give this to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, for good or bad, they have never gone for the norm in NFL uniforms.  They continued their sartorial legacy this week as they unveiled their newest duds to mixed reviews from NFL fans and media.  In a public statement, Bucs co-chair Edward Glazer called the uniforms “the culmination [...]

Pro Image Sports is proud to announce they have recently been named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2014 Franchise 500 listing.  Published annually in Entrepreneur’s January issue, the Franchise 500 is a collection of the most prestigious franchises in the country.  Pro Image Sports is honored to be included in this year’s nominees. Entrepreneur’s explanation of the [...]

There are newspapers and then there is The New York Times.  The Times is undisputedly the greatest daily publication in the world.  It is the flag bearer of journalism at its finest and is widely read across the globe.  So it’s a pretty cool thing when your business is featured in their pages.  It is [...]

Pro Image Sports has always been the place to go for authentic licensed sports apparel.  We are proud retailers of Nike team apparel for the NFL, MLB and NCAA.  The Hyper Elite Dominance gear Nike has released has been some of the highest quality we have ever seen in a uniform.  Below is a link [...]

Pro Image Sports was recently referenced in an article in SportsFan Retailer magazine.  Sports licensed retail is a lucrative business, and the article dives into some of the specific trends and market segments in an ever changing retail climate.  Pro Image Sports has been looked to as a leader in the sports licensed retail industry [...]

I thought this was awesome seeing a fan throw down for a Seahawks Super Bowl championship tattoo even before last week’s NFC championship game.  At least one of these two got it right…  The following is from cbssportsline.com: Just because New England hasn’t won the AFC Championship Game yet doesn’t mean you can’t buy Patriots conference championship [...]

Check out the link below to an article about the direction the NBA is taking in marketing it’s marquee players.  The NBA is having players from certain teams have their nicknames on the backs of their game jerseys instead of their last name.  I think this is a cool idea that will please fans who [...]

DETROIT — U.S. officials say Homeland Security agents seized about 6,100 pieces of counterfeit hockey merchandise and other sportswear valued at more than $723,000 during a three-month initiative leading up to NHL Winter Classic events. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Thursday that jerseys, hats, T-shirts and other items worth more than $32,500 were seized [...]

ESPN Radio will be broadcasting LIVE from our new Pro Image Sports store at Station Park in Farmington, UT.  Be sure to stop by for FREE food and prizes!  Tell your friends and family to stop by and check it out.  It should be a lot of fun!

BALTIMORE, MD – After building a strong licensed sports business over the past 5 years with their Poor Boy Sports stores in Baltimore, Michael & Tracey Tyson joined the Pro Image Sports team last year.  Their super store in Abingdon is far and away the leader in gross sales in 2013 after the Ravens Super Bowl [...]

MERIDIAN, ID – When the first regional mall in Boise, Boise Towne Square, opened in 1988 the Hawkes family was there also, opening a Pro Image store. After great success and expansion in Boise Towne Square resulting in three current stores (Pro Image Sports, The Blue & Orange, and Capz), the Treasure Valley finally realized [...]

ST. GEORGE, UT – We are excited to announce the opening of the newest Pro Image Sports store at The Outlets at Zion.  This is the second Pro Image Sports store in St. George as the other is at Red Cliffs Mall, a more traditional enclosed regional mall.  The Outlets at Zion is a burgeoning [...]

LOS ANGELES- Eddie Rivas recently stood in his newly constructed store in The Shops at Montebello hanging L.A. Dodgers jerseys in perfect order in preparation for the grand opening last week.  He has set up walls of jerseys thousands of times before.  What is a standard menial task in operating a licensed sports store somehow felt [...]

RSL Midfielder Javier Morales will be signing autographs at our Pro Image Sports store in the Layton Hills Mall in Layton, UT.  The autograph session will be this Thursday, September 19th, from 5pm to 6:30pm.  There will be VIP Passes available for $120 in product!

Pro Image Sports is a proud retailer of the longest running licensed sports vendor in the country; New Era.  They have been providing on-field Major League Baseball headwear for over 90 years, and have been in Pro Image Sports stores for nearly 30 years.  They have changed the game in performance and fashion headwear.  Check [...]

JOPLIN, MO – Many of you may not have heard of Joplin, Missouri before a tragic tornado in 2011 made the destruction of the area national news, but the city itself has always been a great sports town.  The region is generally filled with Chiefs fans (Joplin is 157 miles away from Kansas City), but [...]

MESQUITE, TX- Remember when receiving a gift of new socks was more boring than eating plain oatmeal or watching PBS?  Those days are so 2010, as over the last year, manufacturer For Bare Feet has taken the sports licensed fashion sock game to the next level with a wide variety of new styles and colors [...]

  Six-hundred plus years ago there were still people that believed the earth was flat.  Fast-forward to the 21st century and there are some who still believe the internet is not a viable medium to retail through.  For the rest of the world, internet sales continue to be a larger part of their overall retail [...]

There are few decisions I take as seriously as deciding which player’s jersey I will don.  I know, I know, some of you may think this to be trivial since there are certainly weightier matters in life.  For the unenlightened this may seem trite, but for the sports junkie, choosing the right jersey is a [...]

The Blue & Orange store in Boise, ID had Jeron Johnson and Orlando Scandrick in for signing on the 13th of April.  Travis Hawkes and his crew have this process down.  Travis or Brandon Miner would be happy to go over the logistics for a player signing with you.  Feel free to hit either of [...]

Pro Image Sports is excited to announce the signing of our newest franchisee Jay Michel from Chicago, IL.  Jay will be a great addition to the Pro Image Sports team.  He has owned his own construction business for a number of years and is a detail oriented operator that is a huge Chicago Blackhawks fan. [...]

Michael Felix (left) and brother Danny with Pro Image Sports CEO Dave Riley. LAS VEGAS – Twenty years ago when Danny Felix was hustling to pay bills and day dreaming about his future, he hardly could’ve for- saw the success his career would see. The highlight of the convention every year is the awards dinner [...]

Utah Jazz forward DeMarre Carroll will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans on Saturday, April 13th from 3-5pm at our Pro Image Sports store in the Layton Hills Mall.  Come out and meet the “Junk Yard Dog”!  See you there! Follow us on twitter @proimagesports and on our Facebook page Pro Image Sports for updates. [...]

I love seeing articles like the one in the Salt Lake Tribune and this one by Darren Rovell at http://espn.go.com/espn/otl/story/_/id/8900519/nfl-us-government-score-record-bust-fake-jerseys.  As a small business owner of licensed sports apparel stores, these articles are close to my heart.  Fake jerseys are a huge detriment to small business owners all across the country.  The NFL, league vendors, [...]