Kobe Bryant’s #24 is the NBA’s top selling jersey of 2007

The NBA’s Top-Selling NBA Jerseys: 2007

Top 15 Players that Sold Most Jerseys
1 Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers
2 Dwyane Wade Miami Heat
3 LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers
4 Allen Iverson Denver Nuggets
5 Steve Nash Phoenix Suns
6 Carmelo Anthony Denver Nuggets
7 Stephon Marbury New York Knicks
8 Dirk Nowitzki Dallas Mavericks
9 Gilbert Arenas Washington Wizards
10 Vince Carter New Jersey Nets
11 Tracy McGrady Houston Rockets
12 Shaquille O’Neal Miami Heat
13 Paul Pierce Boston Celtics
14 Ben Wallace Chicago Bulls
15 Tim Duncan San Antonio Spurs

Notes: NBA Finals players LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio’s Tim Duncan both made the list with King James near the top of the list at No.3 and Duncan at the bottom of the top 15.

Source: NBA.com

Top 10 Teams that sold most NBA Merchandise:
1. Los Angeles Lakers
2. Miami Heat
3. New York Knicks
4. Chicago Bulls
5. Cleveland Cavaliers
6. Denver Nuggets
7. Boston Celtics
8. Phoenix Suns
9. San Antonio Spurs
10. New Jersey Nets

Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers held onto the No. 1 position for the the league’s Most Popular Team in terms of selling merchandise. This is the Lakers’ fifth consecutive season topping the list. The Miami Heat led by Dwyane Wade was #2 and the New York Knicks and Stephon Marbury were at #3. Likely bolstered by Michael Jordan memorabilia, the Chicago Bulls were a surprising #4 on the list while Cleveland Cavaliers wrapped up the top five in overall team sales.

This is the fourth time that Kobe Bryant has led the league in jersey sales, see which NBA players topped the list last year or view the list for the next season (2008).