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NBA Considering Allowing Players to Wear Personalized Social Justice Messages on Jerseys

NBA Considering Allowing Players to Wear Personalized Social Justice Messages on Jerseys”

"We're just trying to continue to shed light on the different social justice issues that guys around our league continue to talk about day in and day out", Paul told ESPN.

The Los Angeles Times reported on Saturday that the league and Nike are going to work with players to have personalized social justice messages on their jerseys.

Pro basketball players have been vocal over the last several months of a rekindled focus on racial profiling and police violence involving African Americans, particularly since the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and Rayshard Brooks.

The Nets (30-34), who at the moment hold a 50 %-recreation guide for the No. 7 seed in the Japanese Meeting, will resume perform on July 31 with their initially of two remaining towards the eighth-location Magic (30-35).

CP3 said he talked to a number of NBA players, including Caucasians, who adamantly support the measure in a league that is 79 percent Black, according to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver.

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The restart of the 2019-2020 National Basketball Association season will look very different in July, from living arrangements, coronavirus safety protocols, playoff seeding and now players' jerseys. The Thunder will open play August 1 against the Jazz for the first of its eight "seeding games".

There will be some very unusual elements, with games starting at 1 p.m. Monday through Friday, 12:30 p.m. on weekends and most nights, see that the board ends at 9 p.m. Announcements - aside from the NBA Finals games, an absolute rarity for games played on the East Coast.

Plans called for 52 of the 88 seeding games to be televised nationally, with 18 on TNT (including the opening-night doubleheader), 17 on ESPN, 14 on NBA TV and three on ABC. The games will also be shown in local markets.

The NBA playoffs will begin August 17, and the NBA Finals are set to begin September 30 with a possible Game 7 on October 13.



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