The NBA has postponed the Minnesota Timberwolves recreation in opposition to the Brooklyn Nets following the police-involved capturing of Minnesotan Daunte Wright.
On Monday, April 12, the NBA issued a press release that learn, “The Nationwide Basketball Affiliation introduced immediately that in mild of the tragic occasions within the Minneapolis space yesterday, tonight’s recreation between the Brooklyn Nets and the Minnesota Timberwolves at Goal Heart has been postponed. The choice to postpone was made by the NBA after session with the Timberwolves group and native and state officers.”
“Our ideas stay with the household and buddies of Daunte Wright throughout this tough time,” the NBA’s assertion concluded.
As well as, the Minnesota Timberwolves issued a press release expressing sympathy to the Wright household.
“Yesterday’s tragic occasion, involving the lifetime of Daunte Wright, as soon as once more leaves our group mourning,” the group wrote. “After session with the League, and native and state officers, we imagine suspending tonight’s recreation versus the Brooklyn Nets is the perfect choice.”