Athletes Using Their Platform to Spread Awareness on Social Injustice

The Milwaukee Bucks started the biggest work stoppage in sports history yesterday after refusing to play after the incident in Kenosha, Wisconsin over the weekend. As many saw Jacob Blake was shot in the back 7 times and left paralyzed as of right now. The Players felt as though basketball wasn't the most important thing at the moment.

After the Bucks announced they wouldn't play, it led a wave throughout sports. All the NBA games were postponed, along with 3 MLB games, All of the WNBA, and MLS with 5 matches.

Today has a new set of games, with the country holding their baited breath with the rest of the NBA Playoffs in jeopardy.