Sports On Strike
The NBA Playoffs And WNBA Games Were Postponed A Second Day After Teams Went On Strike Over The Shooting Of Jacob Blake
The decision comes after the Milwaukee Bucks set off a league-wide delay in the playoffs in protest of the police shooting of a Black man in Wisconsin.
Naomi Osaka, The Highest-Paid Female Athlete, Has Withdrawn From A Tennis Match In Protest Of The Shooting Of Jacob Blake
"Before I am [an] athlete, I am a black woman."
"We stand in solidarity with our brothers in the NBA and will continue this conversation with our brothers and sisters across all leagues and look to take collective action."
The Brewers And Reds Have Called Off Their Game Following The Bucks' Protest Over The Police Shooting Of Jacob Blake
The decision comes after the Bucks refused to take the floor, setting off a league-wide postponement of Wednesday's NBA playoff games.
NBA Players Expressed Support For The Milwaukee Bucks Sitting Out Their Game To Protest Jacob Blake's Shooting
The Bucks' decision was met with widespread and immediate support from players and teams across the league.