Jordan’s recent activity — including public statements against institutional racism and managing player-owner relations during the bubble boycott — is a reconciliation of sorts with his voluntary exclusion from socio-political affairs in the past.
By boycotting its playoff game Wednesday in protest of the indefensible shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin and the perpetuation of police brutality, the Milwaukee Bucks made the kind of statement that sanctioned social slogans and conspicuous court embossing couldn’t.
Michael Walton II writes about the NBA for We Are Regal Radio. Michael is a student, freelance writer and burgeoning high school basketball scout based in Chicago. He’s previously been […]
After initial stops in such worthy places as Indianapolis, Memphis and Brazil, the #TheReturn Express finally brings itself back home to Chicago, where tonight Derrick Rose played for the home […]