The NBA are playing their championship in the Orlando 'Bubble' and they didn't forget to honor the incredible fighter, the Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman. Lebron James and his team, Los Angeles Lakers, paid their tribute.

NBA: The emotional basketball tribute to Chadwick Boseman

The NBA are playing their championship in the Orlando 'Bubble' and they didn't forget to honor the incredible fighter, the Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman. Lebron James and his team, Los Angeles Lakers, paid their tribute. Check the video below!

By  Charles Lorenz
  • This tragedy was tributed worlwide by athletes, celebrities and millions of fans.
  • Lebron James and his teammates kneeled before the game of the Lakers against the Trail Blazers.
  • They even performed the Black Panther crossed arms symbol paying the respects.
  • Boseman died from Colon cancer after losing a 4-year battle.

Lebron talked about the respect everybody should pay, about Chadwick's legacy and what he represented. His roles as the King of Wakanda and the iconic baseball player Jackie Robinson talked about the respect for the Black community and fight against injustice and racism.

The basketball star stated that Boseman was the "black superhero" and talked also about losing his friend Kobe Bryant "To lose Black Panther and Mamba...2020 is the worst year".

LA Lakers tribute. Source: Getty

Several other athletes paid their tributes. Check it in this following article:

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