Twitter Reactions: Bucks Boycott, NBA Playoff Games Postponed
The Milwaukee Bucks players created a group statement, and they read it aloud to the media shortly before 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday about their decision to boycott their playoff game with Orlando.
Sterling Brown and George Hill make a statement for the @Bucks without taking questions. pic.twitter.com/iuxOhu6Ge0
— Marc J. Spears (@MarcJSpears) August 26, 2020
Former Trail Blazer, current Clippers forward, Moe Harkless shared a story about being profiled by the police:
Moe Harkless shares a police interaction he had during his time in Portland. https://t.co/cS7sSyGBMi
— 750 The Game (@750TheGame) August 26, 2020
Kenny Smith left the set of Inside the NBA:
.@TheJetOnTNT stands with the NBA players. pic.twitter.com/39Sby1D5kn
— NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT) August 26, 2020
Houston Texans wide receiver, Kenny Stills:
NBA is showing us how it’s done. Time to connect with local activists to help formulate demands.
— Kenny Stills (@KSTiLLS) August 26, 2020
Utah Jazz guard, Donovan Mitchell:
WE DEMAND CHANGE! SALUTE @Bucks ✊🏾🙏🏾🗣
— Donovan Mitchell (@spidadmitchell) August 26, 2020
Atlanta Hawks guard, Trae Young:
Proud to be apart of this League… even more today ! WE WANT CHANGE🖤🖤
— Trae Young (@TheTraeYoung) August 26, 2020
Denver Nuggets guard, Jamal Murray:
WE DEMAND JUSTICE!!!
— Jamal Murray (@BeMore27) August 26, 2020
Former Duck, current Cleveland Cavaliers center, Jordan Bell:
So proud of all the teams taking a stand together!
— Jordan Bell (@1jordanbell) August 26, 2020
Former Blazer, current San Antonio Spur forward, LaMarcus Aldridge:
— LaMarcus Aldridge (@aldridge_12) August 26, 2020
The teams supporting their players.
— Portland Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) August 26, 2020
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) August 26, 2020
A historic statement for justice. Respect, @bucks.#BlackLivesMatter pic.twitter.com/cTZSoQIvy6
— Sacramento Kings (@SacramentoKings) August 26, 2020
— Minnesota Timberwolves (@Timberwolves) August 26, 2020