Not our usual episode format.
This was recorded on Thursday 28th August, around 36 hours after the Milwaukee Bucks players refused to play in their playoff game. At the time of recording, whether the league would carry on its playoff run was still an unknown.
Mark and James speak out in support of the players standing up for what’s right, and give a run down of if/when basketball might be back (again), and what the players are trying to nail down before that can happen.
If you aren’t informed on this subject, it’s very much worth catching up on, be it through our podcast or the many other media outlets that have covered The Players’ Strike.
Happily, progress is underway and basketball games are back. Outside of that very small bubble, humanity still has a long way to go.
Black Lives Matter.