NBA Boycott

Michael Jordan Served Key Role for NBA Players to Get Their Point Across to Owners

Michael Jordan Served Key Role for NBA Players to Owners

Charlotte Hornets Chairman Michael Jordan uses to hear a lot of noise about not being a political voice of reason. Today. that isn’t the case anymore. Jordan has reportedly become an important intermediary between NBA players and the league as they discuss social justice issues in wake of Wednesday’s player strike. Despite his team’s season being long over, Jordan […]

Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden Praises Milwaukee Bucks Actions for Boycotting NBA Playoff Game

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Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden applauded the Milwaukee Bucks players on Wednesday for boycotting their playoff game against the Orlando Magic. “This moment demands moral leadership. And these players answered by standing up, speaking out, and using their platform for good,” the former vice president tweeted Wednesday. “Now is not the time for silence.” Biden’s tweet included a statement […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Bill Russell ‘Moved’ by NBA Players Boycotting Playoff Games

Bill Russell 'Moved' by NBA Players Boycotting Playoff Games

The NBA Players boycott of Wednesday’s playoff games caught many by surprise and mostly in a good way. Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell tweeted a powerful statement on Wednesday expressing his support for the NBA players’ boycott. Russell said that he was “moved” by the gesture and “so proud” of the players. He also applauded […]