Tag: NBA All Star Game

Anthony Davis

NBA Uses All-Star Weekend to Double Down on Social Justice Driven ‘Equality’ Campaign

On this All-Star weekend, Nike used the entire side of a building to let you know that they’re actively solving the problem of racism in the world. Across from the Superdome, a giant image of New Orleans Pelicans Power Forward Anthony Davis graced the side of a building along with the word “Equality” and the Nike swoosh, marking it as part of the advertising campaign launched by LeBron and others last week.

Michael Jordan, Adam Silver

NBA Pulls All-Star Game from Charlotte in Response to NC Bathroom Bill

The NBA announced its decision on Thursday to move its 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte because of a North Carolina law that restricts multiple-person public bathrooms on government property to those matching the biological sex indicated on the entrances.