August 6, 2020 Dapper Labs raises $12M from investors including several NBA players.

Dapper Labs, which recently launched a line of professional basketball-focused digital collectibles, NBA Top Shot, announced it has raised $12M from investors including several NBA players: Brooklyn Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie and Garrett Temple, Miami Heat’s Andre Iguodala, Los Angeles Lakers’ JaVale McGee, and Aaron Gordon from the Orlando Magic. The funds will be used for, among other endeavors, establishing another professional sports-focused partnership with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).