NBA Players Are Participating In Protests For George Floyd

Anthony Sain

George Floyd, a childhood friend of former NBA player Stephen Jackson, was murdered by Minneapolis police officers leading to Jackson letting his voice be heard for his slain friend. Other current players are not letting Jackson stand alone.

Minnesota Timberwolves star center Karl-Anthony Towns, as well as teammate Josh Okogi, participated in an impactful rally in Minneapolis lead by Jackson.

Indiana Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon, Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown also attended a protest in their hometown Atlanta, Georgia.

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