NBA Pays Tribute to Martin Luther King

    Cedric Maxwell and Josue Pavon reflect on MLK's legacy and how the NBA is celebrating the Civil Rights leader.


    Today marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the US, which has become one of the most celebrated days in basketball and the NBA as players become more involved in the social justice movement that MLK Jr. forged around 60 years ago. Cedric Maxwell and Josue Pavon paid tribute to King on the Garden Report, drawing lines to athletes like LeBron James and Jaylen Brown who are leaders in the Black Lives Matter movement that continues MLK’s work today. Plus, the significance of this holiday weeks after the storming of the US Capitol by Donald Trump supporters.