Malcolm Brogdon spent four years of his life playing college basketball at the University of Virginia. So it was “jarring” for him to see white nationalists and neo-Nazis gather in Charlottesville, Va. — a place he calls home — to protest against the removal of a statue of Confederate icon Robert E. Lee.
What wasn’t shocking to the Milwaukee Bucks guard and reigning NBA Rookie of the Year, however, was “the level of hate and blatant racism that still dominates the minds of so many Americans today.”
“I think at the end of the day, you have to call it what it is. I think it’s white supremacy and I think it’s domestic terrorism,” Brogdon said in an interview with Sports Illustrated. “I think we live in a country where we go overseas and we fight other people’s wars. We fight terrorism overseas internationally, but we don’t want NFL Jerseys Authentic to fully acknowledge the terrorism that goes home domestically.
The Fever handed the Lynx just their third loss of the entire season Nike NFL Jerseys Size Chart and snapped a seven-game win streak for Minnesota. The game was highlighted by a Dupree-Moore duel that went right down to the wire in the fourth quarter. Dupree had a career night, but it took a last-second putback from Erlana Larkins to seal a win for the Fever, 84-82.
Dupree torched the Lynx from all over the floor, pouring in 31 points on 15-of-22 shooting. It was a season-high on a career shooting night for the Fever guard who just seemed unstoppable against the defense.
Thomas was paid $6.5 million last season and will have his salary decrease next season to $6.2 million, thanks to a contract he originally signed with the Phoenix Suns in 2013. He’s the fourth highest paid player on the team and makes around the league’s aveage salary despite being Boston’s highest scorer by a wide margin.