In 2020, Antetokounmpo's reach stretched beyond the court as he and the Milwaukee Bucks became involved in protests regarding racial injustice.
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In 2018, Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown was tased and manhandled by police officers for 'improperly parking his car.' So when the Bucks refuse to walk out onto the court in a protest against police brutality in their state — we are all listening. Black lives MATTER.
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"Despite the overwhelming plea for change, there has been no action, so our focus today cannot be on basketball." Sterling Brown and George Hill read a prepared statement from the Milwaukee Bucks players. (via @malika_andrews )