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NBA joins people’s outcry in #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd

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#BlackLivesMatter and #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd — these are the hashtags that the people have been screaming across and outside the US after George Floyd died at the hands of the Minnesota police officer.

The footage of Floyd being pinned on the ground, while the police officer’s knee was onto his neck for a long period of time, sparked a huge outrage among ordinary netizens and NBA players as well.

These well-known NBA stars and legends like LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Reggie Miller, Dwyane Wade among others would speak out about the police brutality and racial profiling on their respective social media accounts.

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STILL!!!! 🤬😢😤

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Considering that the crime took place in the city of Minnesota, the Timberwolves organization released a statement regarding the justice for Floyd’s death.