It's sad but predictable that Nike and all the others don't include fan consideration in their business equations.
However, it's not all about Nike but rather the bottom line for PK.
If corporations are people -- let the Founding Fathers choke and sputter on that one -- then there are some some pretty rank people corporations out there.
Here's a previous link.
Here's the godfather of modern club team basketball, Sonny V, making a surprise appearance this weekend. His fingerprints are all over the system as witnessed today despite the platitudes in the article.