The NBA returns today after a nearly five-month hiatus due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The competition resumes in a turbulent period in the United States due to protests against the racism arising from the murder of George Floyd, on May 25.
That is why many of the NBA players will wear messages in favor of the social cause on their respective shirts, instead of their own that they always wear. Those of the players of Boston Celtics have come to light this Wednesday. Each of the members of the staff led by Brad Stevens will carry the following:
The Celtics have chosen the messages to be worn on the backs of their jerseys: pic.twitter.com/9mwheXY8Gz
– Nicole Yang (@nicolecyang) July 29, 2020