Milwaukee Bucks NBA Championship merchandise hits shelves
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee Bucks NBA Championship merchandise hat hit store shelves and it's flying right off at the same time.
Fans waited anxiously outside the Bucks Pro Shop Tuesday night, July 20, to get their hands on coveted NBA Championship gear. Wednesday morning, July 21, the line for the pro shop remained out the door and down the sidewalk.
Brian Crenshaw was at the Deer District Tuesday night for the game and back Wednesday morning to get merchandise.
"First thing in the morning for championship gear," said Crenshaw as he waited in line.
The new NBA champion merchandise ranges from decals, lanyards and koozies to t-shirts, hats and other apparel.
Jacy Fierst showed up for the Bobby Portis merchandise.
"I got the Bobby Portis [shirt] with the eyes, and the shirt that says 'Bobby.'" said Fierst. "Then hats for my dad and brother."
Stacey Gardiner, another fan, made sure to get her hands on one of the "locker room shirts" that the team wore after the championship game, so she was out shopping overnight.
"I got this at Dicks at like 1:30 in the morning, but they are selling them inside the pro shop too," said Gardiner.
She still came out to the pro-shop Wednesday for more. She was emotional being in the Deer District.
"I love what this team has done. I'm so excited to be here," said Gardiner. "I literally teared up coming into the Deer District today."
The Bucks Pro Shop inside Fiserv Forum will be open from 8 a.m.- 9 p.m. from Wednesday, July 21- Sunday, July 25, for fans to grab official Bucks championship gear in person.
The store will also be open from 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. each day from July 26-31.
Fans can now preorder the Bucks' official Nike locker room T-shirt and New Era hat celebrating the team's second-ever title, and first since 1971, by visiting shop.bucks.com.