In a historic showing, Milwaukee Bucks players refused to take the court for their Game 5 matchup vs. the Orlando Magic in a boycott to draw attention to police brutality and systemic racism after Jacob Blake was shot by Kenosha, Wis. police in front of his children.
In an emergency edition of the Bulls Talk Podcast, Jason Goff is joined by Bulls insider K.C. Johnson, and Bulls analyst/former NBA player Kendall Gill, as they discuss the NBA players' boycott and the impact it is having across the country.
(2:00) - What the players are trying to show by taking this stand
(17:00) - Players don't care how much money they make, they want justice
(35:20) - K.C. Johnson speaks to former Bull Craig Hodges on his activism in the early 90s in the NBA
(50:00) - NBA players are saying they will not provide entertainment unless there is justice
(1:01:00) - The players have a lot of pressure on them and they still chose to take a stand
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