During yesterdays March Madness game, the entire Georgetown team took a knee during the playing of the national anthem, then karma would prove to get the last laugh when the team was blown out by Colorado, In which they stood with pride during the anthem.
What happened next? The Buffaloes made it a blow out game against the Hoyas 96-73. It wasn’t even close.
While coaches and players try to make sports political, they live with the harsh reality that is in store once they do such actions.
To let you know how ridiculous politicizing sports has become, NBA commissioner Adam Silver admitted that politics has turned fans away from sports, 2020 has been a year where sports viewership has set record numbers in fans turning away from politicized sports.
Next time players wanna find themselves playing on one of the biggest stages in college basketball, instead of spending time on social media becoming social justice activists, time should be spend practicing and getting ready to represent your school with pride and honor.