By purchasing tickets, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the Milwaukee Bucks Ticket Purchase Terms and Conditions. If you need to order 10+ tickets, contact Andrew O’Herron at AOHerron@bucks.com or 414-908-3760. On Tuesday, Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet said that "we knew coming here or not coming here was not going to stop anything," but the limitations of their social-justice messaging had been laid bare. Blake, a Black man, is partially paralyzed. On Sunday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, police officer Rusten Sheskey shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back, with his children watching in his car. They debated on a series of conference calls whether or not they should return to play. In an interview, he said it was a significant moment, an indication that the culture has shifted. For this to occur, it is imperative for the Wisconsin state legislature to reconvene after months of inaction and take up meaningful measures to address issues of police accountability, brutality and criminal justice reform.". ORDER DEADLINE: MARCH 15th OR WHILE SUPPLIES LAST, 1111 Vel R. Phillips Avenue Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53203, A limited edition 2019 Bucks/Law Enforcement Challenge, All kids ages 16 and under are invited to go on the court after the game, Game ball presented by Michael Crivello, President of the, National Anthem performed by Pat Pedersen, representing, Colors presented by the Winnebago County PD Honor. "We all have the same story, which is wild. Each year, approximately 150 law enforcement officers will not return home. In the locker room in Orlando, Bucks players spoke to Wisconsin attorney general Josh Kaur and lieutenant governor Mandela Barnes, per ESPN. March 9, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm « We’re looking forward to a great 2018! Jockey and the Milwaukee Bucks will recognize those in the community that have gone above and beyond the call of duty. Really, it is a wildcat strike. Hours after the scheduled tip-off, Bucks players George Hill and Sterling Brown read a prepared statement to reporters at AdventHealth Arena at Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex. And that money should be divested and invested in things that we know keep people safe and make communities whole. And they recognize that.". Milwaukee Bucks guard George Hill has been named a recipient of the 2019-20 End of Season NBA Cares Community Assist Award. Milwaukee Bucks Back the Badge Night. BUCKSGROUPS.COM/BADGE We bring sports news that matters to your inbox, to help you stay informed and get a winning edge. Less than three months later, the Bucks held their inaugural "Back the Badge Night" to honor local law enforcement. Only those who wear the badge understand the stress of leaving your family to serve your community and the fear of not returning home. It read, in part: "We are calling for justice for Jacob Blake and demand the officers be held accountable. Milwaukee Bucks Badge - LED neon sign light display made of the premium quality clear plastic and brilliant colorful LED illumination. Hill said Monday that "we shouldn't have even came to this damn place, to be honest," as the focus has shifted to the court instead of "what the issues are." Worldwide shipping To add to cart choose a color and a plug type and a size. section: | slug: enough-is-enough-by-walking-out-bucks-show-what-it-looks-like-for-nba-players-to-use-their-platform | sport: basketball | route: article_single.us | Responding units found Dan […], Each year, approximately 150 law enforcement officers will not return home. Band of Blue is about family, our law enforcement family. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. "At the state and the federal level, we need to end qualified immunity," Robinson said. "We actually need to seriously deal with the swollen police budgets and the militarization of police. For all the debate about the players' stated goal of using their platform in the NBA bubble, the Bucks' strike is exactly what using a platform looks like.