NBA unveils free emoji app

NBA press release

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today the launch of the NBAmoji App, providing fans with access to a series of emojis beginning with The Finals 2016 to download now for free via the App Store and Google Play.

Developed in partnership with YinzCam, the Official Team and Arena Mobile App Developer of the NBA, the NBAmoji App will offer fans emojis of all players in The Finals 2016, logos for the Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers and NBA Finals, as well as the Larry O’Brien Trophy and select animations.

New designs will become available in the NBAmoji App for the WNBA’s historic 20th season and the NBA Draft 2016 presented by State Farm in the coming weeks.

Fans will be able to share emojis across social media and messaging apps where the copying and pasting of images and GIFs is supported.

YinzCam has developed apps for 23 NBA teams, as well as 5 WNBA teams, USA Basketball, the NBA Development League and the Jr. NBA.