Knicks, Rockets, Celtics, Lakers, Kings lock arms during national anthem
NBA teams have apparently found their preferred method for “protesting” during the national anthem.
After the Raptors locked arms, several teams followed suit for their preseason games tonight.
Celtics (see video above):
Knicks and Rockets:
Colin Kaepernick has sat and kneeled during the anthem in protest of America’s systematic racism, including police brutality. What these NBA players are advocating – the Celtics listed the vague “unity” – is far less clear.