NBA Players, Coaches & Executives React to Washington Riots

Many across the NBA have reacted to today's appalling riots on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat issued a joint statement prior to their game this evening, as both teams took a knee during the anthems.

Raptors head coach Nick Nurse weighed in as well.  

Michele Roberts, Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association witnessed the attacks first hand.  

After the opening tip of the Milwaukee Bucks and Detroit Pistons game, both teams took a knee in protest. 
There can be no doubt there will be more to this story in the coming days... 

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