The Washington Capitals unveiled its new Adidas "Reverse Retro" jersey Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. (Courtesy of Washington Capitals)
The Wizards' John Wall poses with the group of area youth he recently took for a Christmastime shopping spree to the Adidas store in the District. (NBA Photos)
During the Chicago Bears 1985-86 Super Bowl championship season, Jim McMahon became notorious for his headbands after the league fined him for displaying an Adidas logo in violation of rules that prohibited players from displaying corporate logos. During the Super Bowl, the "funky QB" wore a headband with the phrase POW-MIA to raise awareness of prisoners of war and "JDF-CURE" for juvenile diabetes.
Pharrell Williams unveiled a new line of Adidas tennis sneakers over the weekend, customizing his own pair to carry an important message for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. (Complex/Adidas Originals)
Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich, left, and Jim Murphy, NCAA sports marketing director with Adidas, attend a news conference Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. Louisville has announced the extension of its partnership with sports apparel maker Adidas, which will continue to outfit all 23 programs and include additional uniform combinations for the Cardinals’ football team. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)
Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's personal logo, which he unveiled Sunday, April 6, 2014 via his Instagram account and was designed by a marketing team at Adidas.
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, Chicago Bulls player Derrick Rose looks on during a press conference while unveiling his new shoe the Adidas D Rose 3 in Chicago. With Rose out for the season, industry experts say Adidas may need to rethink its NBA marketing campaign centered on the Chicago Bulls star. An Adidas spokeswoman says the sports apparel giant's plans remain unchanged "at this time" and will be updated as needed. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File)