Tim Polzer
Tuesday May 21st, 2013

The NBA and Players Association's $1 million donation will go toward relief efforts in Moore, Okla. and surrounding area. (Brett Deering/Getty Images) The NBA and Players Association's $1 million donation will go toward tornado relief efforts in Moore, Okla. and surrounding area. (Brett Deering/Getty Images)

The National Basketball Association and National Basketball Players Association announced they will donate $1 million to support relief efforts following Monday's tornado in Oklahoma.

The organizations will team with the American Red Cross, Salvation Army, and other disaster relief agencies to aid in the area's recovery and rebuilding efforts. The NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder and Kevin Durant have each promised $1 million donations, respectively.

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