NBA playoffs resume Saturday after protest action against police violence

The play-offs in the NBA in Florida continue Saturday after the basketball competition was shut down on Wednesday in protest at the shooting of the black American Jacob Blake.

The players of Milwaukee Bucks were the first to make themselves heard when they decided not to play the fifth game in the playoff series against Orlando Magic. Then there was a line through the other duels in the playoffs.

It is intended that the postponed matches will be made up at a later time.

Milwaukee Bucks’ explanation of why the team refused to take action in the NBA playoffs: