On the identical day organizations, leagues, and athletes all through the sports activities world honored George Floyd, the unarmed African-American man who was killed whereas in Minneapolis police custody on Could 25, with “Blackout Tuesday” social media posts, one particular person misplaced his job.
Not too long ago, Sacramento Kings play-by-play announcer Grant Napear acquired criticism following a web based alternate with former Kings star DeMarcus Cousins.
Cousins requested Napear for the commentator’s ideas on the Black Lives Matter motion, to which Napear responded: “Hey!!!! How are you? Thought you forgot about me. Have not heard from you in years. ALL LIVES MATTER…EVERY SINGLE ONE!!!”