Julius Randle is the newest athlete on Nike’s promotional team, and the company did everything but roll out a Kentucky blue carpet for the talented forward in welcoming him. They’ve also printed “You Can’t Handle Randle” shirts, because clever names rhymes are always fun.
— Julius Randle (@J30_RANDLE) May 28, 2014
Randle will almost definitely be a Top 10 pick, and could land somewhere that would make him very marketable like the Celtics or the Lakers. Certainly, Nike wouldn’t mind another major franchise player in their rotation of NBA athletes.