Darius Miller
Pelicans

Statement from the New Orleans Pelicans

The following statement was released by the New Orleans Pelicans after the team’s demonstration during the national anthem prior to tonight’s NBA restart game in Orlando:

“The New Orleans Pelicans stand by the ideals of freedom of speech and the right to peacefully protest. Collectively with the Utah Jazz, our organization joins the NBA in supporting our players and coaches. To promote meaningful change relative to social justice and racial equality, the New Orleans Pelicans have partnered with our players, staff and coaches to create a Social Justice Leadership Alliance committed to furthering the discussion, listening and learning and taking action to make positive change in our community and our country.”

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