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The best gifts for any occasion

The Assist:'s Ultimate Gift Guide has our top gift ideas.

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Whether it’s for a friend or family member, if they are an NBA fan then we’ve got you covered with our top picks in this ultimate gift guide. All of the items below will make a perfect gift, no matter the time of year and should bring a smile to the face of every recipient.


JBL Flip 5 Portable Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, Black


The JBL Flip 5 is made with a waterproof and portable design so it can accompany any party, anywhere. It’s submersible up to three feet deep and you can pair two JBL PartyBoost- compatible speakers together at once to get the party started with stereo sound. 

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NBA 2K22 Standard Edition – PlayStation 5


Compete against authentic teams and players, or build your dream team from your all-time favorite stars of today, and previous generations in MyTeam. NBA2K22 is better than ever, with a more immersive experience of what the NBA is really like. 

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Beats Solo Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling On-Ear Headphones with Apple H1 Headphone Chip – Black

$99.00, was $149.00

Dr Dre’s Beats Solo Pro wireless headphones have two listening modes: ANC – Active Noise Cancelling, and Transparency. By selecting ANC, the listener will immerse themselves into another dimension, isolated from the real world, while the Transparency mode is useful for leisurely walks or working out so you can remain vigilant of your surroundings. When not in use, they fold down and become compact enough to fit into a small bag, and have 22 hours of battery life. 

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Nike Sportswear Club Fleece


The simplistic design of Nike’s Sportswear Club Fleece Crewneck features an embroidered logo on the left side of the chest and has the soft and warm comfort of fleece.

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Nike Shoe Box Bag (12L)


The ultimate gift for any sneakerhead is this Shoe Box Bag. A stylish way to carry around your sneakers, with two large Nike logos printed on either side of the bag, a removable crossbody strap, and a flap opening for easy access. On the interior, there’s an elastic pocket and a zippered mesh pocket to hold any additional smaller items.

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Tissot Men’s T-Race Cycling Chronograph 43mm Watch

$261.27, was $495.00

One of Tissot’s best sellers, this T-Race Cycling Chronograph 43mm watch is one of the best within its price range and category. Made with a rubber strap, ceramic case, and features scratch-resistant sapphire. It can be submerged up to 100 meters or 330 feet. 

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Men’s TWO WXY Basketball Sneakers


The TWO WXY by New Balance is designed with versatility in mind, suitable for both on and off the court. Engineered for speed and agility in both defense and offense, it’s the perfect all-around sneaker. 

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Beats by Dr. Dre – Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless Earphones – Black

$179.99, was $249.99

These Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless Earphones are designed specifically for working out in, with up to 9 hours of listening time. They feature adjustable secure-fit ear hooks so they don’t fall out of the ear during high-intensity training sessions. They’ve been reinforced to be sweat and water resistant. With Fast Fuel technology, just five minutes of charge will provide 1.5 hours of use.

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