Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Kevin Garnet along with other athletes, and Jay-z show support for Eric Garner with I can't breathe T-shirts

Nets players, from left, Jarrett Jack, Kevin Garnett,

Following Chicago Bulls player Derrick Rose's lead, NBA athletes including Cavaliers Lebron James and Kyrie Irving, Brooklyn Nets Kevin Garnet and Deron Williams wore black “I Can't Breathe” T-shirts in support of Eric Garner during pregame warm-ups on Monday. Rapper Jay-z also joined in by wearing black in support of the Garner family
                                Photo Credit: ESPNgo

NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver has expressed reservation over players taking part in protests on the courts, although he stated that he respects their views however- “ My preference would be for players to abide by our on-court attire rules.” Silver said.