Fortnite Item Shop Now has NBA Jerseys of LA Lakers, Golden State Warrior, Chicago Bulls, and More

Published 05/22/2021, 5:29 AM CDT

Epic Games’ latest crossover with NBA is easily one of the biggest events in the history of Fortnite. Owing to events such as the NBA Team Battles and a wide range of cosmetic items, this collaboration is a delight for all the NBA fans who also play the Battle Royale title.


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The Item Shop in Fortnite currently has a plethora of NBA outfits. All the 30 teams from the league are a part of this collection, and there are 10 primary outfits that support these styles.

New NBA jersey outfits in Fortnite


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Here’s a list of all the male NBA themed outfits available in the Item Shop:

  • Half-Court Hero
  • Fadeaway
  • Fast Break
  • Buzzer Beater
  • Triple-Double

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These are all the female NBA themed outfits:

  • Splash Specialist
  • Rain Maker
  • Rebound Raider
  • Dynamo Dribbler
  • Crossover Champion

It is worth noting that all these outfits come with over 30 unique styles that include Chicago Bulls, LA Lakers, and other prominent teams. Accordingly, you can customize these outfits to support your favorite NBA stars. Moreover, you can choose your jersey number and try to play as your favorite player in the league.

All the outfits cost 1,500 V-Bucks if bought separately. However, buying the Strong Side and Pure Shooter bundles for 3,500 V-Bucks each is a much better investment. While the former contains all the male NBA themed skins, the latter contains the five female variants.

All in all, you can get 10 NBA themed outfits alongside the 30 edit styles for a total of 7,000 V-Bucks.

NBA themed Back Bling and Emote

To further improve the style of your NBA jerseys, you can buy the Mini Hoop Back Bling for 600 V-Bucks. Interestingly, if someone scores a basket with a Hookshot Toy on this item, it triggers special visual effects. Furthermore, the Mini Hoop Back Bling also comes with 30 edit styles, and you can change its logo.

Lastly, there’s the Dribblin’ Emote. As the name suggests, you can dribble and show off your Basketball skills with this Emote. It is purchasable for 500 V-Bucks.

YouTuber I Talk, in a recent video, reviewed the latest Item Shop:

The Featured section of the Item Shop is equally exciting today.

Here are some classic skins that have returned:

  • Legendary Ark outfit- 2,000 V-Bucks
  • Divine wrap- 500 V-Bucks
  • Virtue harvesting tool- 800 V-bucks
  • Malcore outfit- 1,500 V-bucks
  • Evil Eye harvesting tool- 1,200 V-Bucks


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It is safe to assume that NBA fans around the world will heavily spend on the newly released NBA collection in the Item Shop.

Which NBA team are you supporting in Fortnite? Let us know in the comments section down below.


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Aakrit Sharma

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Aakrit Sharma is an eSports author at EssentiallySports, and has written over 600 articles for their eSports division. He is an undergradate student at Delhi University. From getting chased by The Dahaka while playing Prince of Persia Warrior Within, to sweating his way up in ranked Apex Legends matches, he developed his consuming passion for the massive world of gaming and now writes about it with the same enthusiasm.