Skip to comments.NBA: Dress Code "racist" (oh, brother!!)
Posted on 10/19/2005 10:24:20 AM PDT by llevrok
Oct. 18 INDIANAPOLIS Indiana Pacers guard Stephen Jackson, contending that a league ban on chains worn over clothing is "a racist statement" from the league, wore every long, diamond-studded chain in his collection Tuesday night as a protest.
Jackson voiced no opposition to the bulk of the "business casual" demands in the NBA's new dress code, but he described the jewelry ban as "attacking young black males."
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I already said this! Ha! Who would have known?
Professional sports is like professional sex: there's no love involved, and it's all about the money!
If he doesn't like the dress code, he can choose to work elsewhere.
Yes, Mr. Jackson, you may wear your ugly neck chains, if you brought enough for the rest of the league!
After all, we wouldn't want the rest of the league to feel slighted, now would we?
Not to many minorities in hockey.
The man said that he will comply.
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It's about time 58%
Players should dress nicely, but it shouldn't be a policy 26%
It's ridiculous 15%
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