The three time nba champion kneeled during the national anthem thursday night prior to a win against the clippers. Lebron james posted a note from colin kaepernick thanking him for his solidarity on social justice issues.
New york clutching his young daughter in his arms lebron james said on tuesday that he stands with nike a clear reference to the company s colin kaepernick ad campaign.
Lebron james tweet colin kaepernick. The latest tweets from kingjames. Also lebron james thanked him for being real and true. Below is a video of lebron s statement on kaepernick from ben golliver of the washington post.
Lebron james on lakers nba players following colin kaepernicks s lead by kneeling. He termed kaepernick as special. Lebron james colin kaepernick other sports stars voice outrage over george floyd s death wcco los angeles lakers star lebron james former nfl quarterback colin kaepernick and several other athletes have taken to social media to express their outrage over the death of george floyd while in police custody.
Lebron james like many in the sporting community and those who have become invested in the story of colin kaepernick and his exile from the nfl expressed his support for the former san francisco 49ers quarterback before taking part in a workout on saturday afternoon in atlanta that was initially scheduled by the nfl. Also read lebron james terrorises kings forward nemanja bjelica with vicious dunk. Los angeles lakers star lebron james hopes that he s made colin kaepernick proud.
James weighed in tuesday night on instagram with a post referencing colin kaepernick the nfl quarterback who famously kneeled during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial. Lebron james wished kaepernick luck with a tweet for his publicised workout on november 16 2019. I hope we made.
Provided by fansided lebron james has become the most outspoken athlete on the planet. Lebron james responds to george floyd s death with photo of colin kaepernick kneeling posted may 27 2020 lebron james of the los angeles lakers pauses during the first half of the nba all star.