Brett Brown was eager on Wednesday to speak about the subject of racial injustice.
It’s a topic that has dominated recent conversations with his team, he said.
“My last two Zoom calls with my team have had about 1 percent of basketball and 99 percent of all of the racial injustice circumstances we’re all living and breathing now,” Brown said in a video call with reporters. “That’s on my mind.”
According to Brown, the killing of 46-year-old Black man George Floyd on May 25 by Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin jolted the NBA’s head coaches into action.
“On May (25),