NBA’s Ty Lawson Invests in Chapel Hill Apparel Startup

Denver Nuggets Point Guard Ty Lawson revisited his Carolina roots Tuesday to announce his new T3L clothing line and an investment in Thrill City, an apparel company targeting avid Carolina basketball fans and people around the nation who like streetwear. (Culturally-influenced, statement-based clothing, Thrill City calls it). Lawson (pictured center) caused some buzz online and in Chapel Hill Tuesday when he showed up at Thrill City’s Franklin Street store to pose for pictures and sign autographs for at least 200 fans. The new business deal is catapulting Thrill City into the national sphere and helping it become a well-known...

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