(Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp <XOM.N> said it has entered a multi-year agreement with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to be its official marketing partner in the United States and China.
The partnership, which aims to market Exxon's Mobil 1 motor oil, is one of the first tie-ups between the flagship brand and a major sports other than motor racing.
The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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The oil giant ran television advertisements during the Rio Olympics to showcase its work on clean energy amid pressure to respond to global warming.
(Reporting by Vishaka George in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)