In partnership with Dapper Labs, NBA Top Shot, and LAVA, season ticket holders will receive additional real-life experiences as part of Season Ticket Appreciation Month.
PORTLAND, Ore. (January 24, 2023) – On Wednesday, January 25 The Portland Trail Blazers take on the Utah Jazz and have partnered with NBA Top Shot creators Dapper Labs to give all Moda Center fans a chance to get a free digital set. The exclusive digital collection will feature the franchise’s all-time leading scorer, Damian Lillard, and will only be available to fans in attendance at the game.
To claim a collection, fans will scan QR codes placed throughout the arena and store their collection in a Dapper Wallet with each collector’s unique serial number. Unique among digital sports collections, the Damian Lillard Collection will utilize LAVA, the industry-leading fan engagement platform powered by Web3, to provide season ticket holders with additional real-life experiences. To further enhance the fan experience and provide a real-life edge to the digital collection, additional experiences include unique arena photo opportunities and exclusive arena discounts. The Damian Lillard Digital Collection will only be available for storage in your Dapper Wallet, the collection is not available for sale or trade.
This first-of-its-kind partnership with Dapper Labs and LAVA allows the Trail Blazers to innovatively bring fans’ passion for Rip City and sports collectibles to the digital landscape. Dapper Labs uses blockchain technology to enable fans to collect their favorite gaming videos as officially licensed digital collections. At NBA Top Shot, fans can trade, buy or sell licensed digital collections of their favorite in-game video Moments featuring the best and most requested NBA games throughout the season and NBA history to create the ultimate collection of unforgettable game experiences : . Then, using its Realtime Data Experience platform TM:LAVA is helping the Portland Trail Blazers unlock their Web2 infrastructure to deliver Web3 experiences through real-life utility.
The Portland Trail Blazers are ready to take on the Utah Jazz and take the fan experience beyond the court and into digital collections. For more information about the game, visit trailblazers.com, to learn more about Dapper Labs and NBA Top Shot, visit dapperlabs.com and nbatopshot.com, and to learn more about LAVA, visit Lava/ai/sports.
Dapper Labs uses blockchain technology to make web3 experiences easy, secure and fun. Since its founding in 2018, Dapper Labs has given enthusiasts a real stake in the game, bringing them closer to the brands they love, creating engaged and exciting communities they can contribute to, and creating new ways for them to become creators themselves. Dapper Labs is the creator of the Dapper Platform, a trusted gateway to digital worlds, as well as officially licensed digital video collections including NBA Top Shot, NFL All Day, UFC Strike and LaLiga Golazos. Notable investors in Dapper Labs include Andreessen Horowitz, Coatue, Union Square Ventures, Venrock, Google Ventures (GV), Samsung, and Dreamworks, Reddit, Coinbase , the founders of Zynga and AngelList, among others. For more information on Dapper Labs products and mission, visit dapperlabs.com.
ABOUT: GOOD LAVA is a next-generation real-time data experience platform for brand engagement. Its deep integration capabilities and business-friendly no-code configuration technology turn real-time enterprise data into real-world insights using RealtimeAI™ and enable businesses to create moments that matter to their fans. By connecting world-class brands with their customers “in the now”, LAVA helps sports, entertainment, gaming, hospitality and retail companies create personalized experiences that increase fan engagement, deepen brand loyalty and drive incremental spend. For more information, visit lava.ai.