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
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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.