Welcome to Watches of the Week, where we’ll track the rarest, wildest, and most covetable watches spotted on celebrities.
The combination of widespread vaccines and getting deeper into the NBA playoffs means A-list celebrities and their A+ watches are back sitting courtside. The very beginning of the second round has already given us a ton to look at, including watches from Jay-Z, Trevor Noah, and Bryan Cranston. Those sitting courtside aren’t the only ones upping their game, though. Players and secretly huge watch collectors like Danny Green are dislodging the best pieces from their watch winders for their trips to the arena, too.
Jay-Z’s Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
Over the past few years, Audemars Piguet has relied on this specific combination—openworked dial plus perpetual calendar—to flex its watchmaking muscle. More recently, the brand has made this watch in black and white ceramic—watches as popular among celebrities as