Perennial All-Stars Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce are now officially members of the Brooklyn Nets. For 15 years Pierce played for the Boston Celtics and for the last six years, he’s been with Kevin Garnett. Together, they helped bring a winning tradition and a championship back to Boston, and this morning the team took out a full-page ad in The Boston Globe to thank them.
Even though this sort of move has been done before, it’s still nice to see an organization leave the business side of sports out for a second with an act of gratitude.
- At least 10 people, including the gunman, are dead after a shooting at a mall in Munich, Germany.
- Hillary Clinton has picked Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate. He was considered a favorite for the ticket.
- Employees at a textile factory that made Trump shirts report dangerous, abusive conditions — harsh even for Honduras.