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  1. NBA to Paint 'Black Lives Matter' on Courts

    There are only five players per team, it's played on a hard surface — and now there's another distinction between the NBA and the NFL, where players have struggled for years to express their views on civil rights. The basketball league and its players' union plan to paint "Black Lives Matter" on the floor of all three arenas where pandemic-regulated play is scheduled to resume next month. The WNBA's said to be mulling the same thing for their Florida restart, replete with "Say Her Name" warm-up shirts honoring Breonna Taylor, who was slain in her home by Louisville police.

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