Former NBA player Stephen Jackson admits he is concerned over the restart of the season



Via essentiallysports.com

Stephen Jackson revealed his concern for the restart of the NBA season amid the current social climate.

The former NBA champion is not in favor of the resumption of the season, as he thinks it is going to take all the attention off of the Black Lives Matter movement and the racial injustices in the United States.

Stephen Jackson speaks on the return of the NBA. 👀

“Playing basketball’s going to do one thing. Take all the attention off the task at hand.” pic.twitter.com/JEG5C68a7Q

— Da Kid Gowie (@DaKidGowie) June 13, 2020 Previous articleLakers’ Danny Green says the restart plan is not as ‘effective’ as the NBA wantsNext articleAaron Jackson becomes a free agent

Yiannis Bouranis is a 28-year-old sports journalist, with a Master’s degree in Sports Journalism from Sheffield Hallam University. Yiannis is TalkBasket’s Chief Editor and has covered the EuroLeague Final Four (2017 – 2019), the FIBA Basketball World Cup (2019) and the NBA Paris Game (2020) as an accredited journalist.





Source of the article

Next Post

Novak Djokovic cries on the court after remembering his childhood in Belgrade

Leaving Belgrade and settling in Monte Carlo almost 15 years ago, world no. 1 Novak Djokovic visits his hometown with strong emotions. One of the greatest players of all time and the most decorated competitor of the previous decade had the opportunity to play and win the ATP 250 event […]