Silver and deputy commissioner Mark Tatum used “#OrlandoUnited” T-t shirts to exhibit their support for sufferers from the attack in a club for the reason that city earlier this year.
National basketball association/WNBA – FIRST professional league to march &lifier possess a float in PRIDE Parade, New york city!!
Former National basketball association player Jason Collins, who introduced he was gay as he was an energetic player in 2013, and former WNBA player Sue Wicks, who introduced she would be a lesbian in 2002, when she performed for that Liberty, were among reps from the leagues aboard the float.
— National basketball association (@National basketball association) June 26, 2016
Consider our #NBAPride #WNBAPride float in the #NYCPride Parade in New york city! pic.twitter.com/Xkuj5wWcfR
The National basketball association tweeted pictures in the parade.
Silver has opened up the chance that the National basketball association could move its All-Star Game from Charlotte now, New York, the coming year due to a questionable law that’s considered discriminatory towards the Gay and lesbian community.
National basketball association commissioner Adam Silver marched in New You are able to City’s Pride Parade on Sunday, and also the National basketball association and WNBA were symbolized having a float in case to celebrate the Gay and lesbian community.
WNBA president Lisa Edges also marched within the parade and tweeted concerning the historic nature from the National basketball association and WNBA’s participation.
— WNBAPrez (@WNBAPrez) June 26, 2016