NBA allows players to replace their last name with social justice statement

Michele Roberts NBPA
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The NBA players will be able to use their platform in order to send a message against racial inequality amid social unrest in the United States.

According to Shams Charania, NBA and NBPA have been discussing various ways to let players express themselves in the season restart in Orlando.

Several players were really worried that the season restart will change the narrative and hurt the momentum of the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement.