Men's Wearhouse Announces 9th Year In Partnership With The National Basketball Coaches Association

October 17, 2017 7:00 AM

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Men's Wearhouse enters its 9th year in partnership with the National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) as the Official Wardrobe Supplier to the NBCA. Joseph Abboud will be dressing 24 NBA head coaches in Joseph Abboud Custom suits for the 2017-2018 season.

Each head coach has been fitted at the NBA Coaches Summit in Chicago this past September where they carefully selected from a range silhouettes, styles, and the finest Italian fabrics to personally design their custom suits. Each coach will receive 10 suits and 20 ties this season.

Steve Kerr, head coach of the Golden State Warriors and winner of the 2017 NBA Finals, says, "With 82 games a season, it's important to look professional and have confidence on the court. We have incredible pride representing an American made brand like Joseph Abboud."

The NBA head coaches participating in the program include:

Kenny Atkinson, Brooklyn Nets

Steve Kerr, Golden State Warriors

Scott Brooks, Washington Wizards

Jason Kidd, Milwaukee Bucks

Brett Brown, Philadelphia 76ers

Tyronn Lue, Cleveland Cavaliers

Mike Budenholzer, Atlanta Hawks

Michael Malone, Denver Nuggets

Rick Carlisle, Dallas Mavericks

Nate McMillan, Indiana Pacers

Dwane Casey, Toronto Raptors

Doc Rivers, Los Angeles Clippers

Steve Clifford, Charlotte Hornets

Quin Snyder, Utah Jazz

Billy Donovan, Oklahoma City Thunder

Brad Stevens, Boston Celtics

David Fizdale, Memphis Grizzlies

Terry Stotts, Portland Trail Blazers

Alvin Gentry, New Orleans Pelicans

Tom Thibodeau, Minnesota Timberwolves

Fred Hoiberg, Chicago Bulls

Stan Van Gundy, Detroit Pistons

David Joerger, Sacramento Kings

Frank Vogel, Orlando Magic

As part of their commitment to the partnership, the coaches will be giving back by participating in the annual Men's Wearhouse National Suit Drive in July. Men's Wearhouse collects gently used professional clothing for Americans transitioning back into the workforce. Men's Wearhouse partners with over 170 non-profit organizations across the country to help disadvantaged individuals regain employment through job readiness programs and workforce assistance "The National Suit Drive is a great cause that helps give confidence to those seeking employment and I'm proud to be supporting it," says Rick Carlisle, head coach of the Dallas Mavericks and President of the NBCA.

All Joseph Abboud tailored clothing is manufactured in America at the company's factory in New Bedford, MA. Joseph Abboud Custom clothing is available at Men's Wearhouse stores nationwide. For more information on Joseph Abboud Custom, visit menswearhouse.com. Find high-resolution imagery from the NBCA coaches suit fittings here.

About Men's WearhouseFounded in 1973 and a subsidiary of Tailored Brands, Inc. (NYSE: TLRD), Men's Wearhouse is the largest specialty retailer of men's apparel and rental product in the U.S. with over 750 stores, including Men's Wearhouse and Tux, nationwide. Men's Wearhouse carries a full selection of suits, sport coats, slacks, formalwear, sportswear, outerwear, dress shirts, footwear and accessories in non-exclusive and exclusive merchandise brands such as Joseph Abboud, AWEARNESS Kenneth Cole, BLACK by Vera Wang, among others. Tuxedo and suit rentals are available at both Men's Wearhouse and Tux stores, which also offers a limited selection of retail merchandise, and Men's Wearhouse stores nationwide. For additional information on Men's Wearhouse, please visit menswearhouse.com.

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About the National Basketball Coaches AssociationThe National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) is the labor association that represents basketball coaches in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Founded in 1976 by legendary Boston Celtics player and coach, Tommy Heinsohn, the NBCA consists of all NBA Head Coaches, Assistant Coaches and alumni, and works closely with the NBA on all matters that pertain to the coaching profession. For more information, visit www.nbacoaches.com. Follow us on social media @nbacoaches.

Contact details:

Men's Wearhouse Media Contacts: Diego Louro, PR Director, diego.louro@tailoredbrands.comCaroline Smith Passe, PR Marketing Manager, caroline.passe@tailoredbrands.com

NBCA Media Contact: David s. Fogel, Executive Director, david.fogel@nbacoaches.com

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