PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris used his time with the media on Monday to get one specific message out. Harris used less than a minute of his media availability to address the police shooting of Breonna Taylor.
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The Sixers’ forward was asked about the new social justice T-shirts that Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook and the NBA collaborated on for players.
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Harris responded by saying, “Nothing against the T-shirts, but we want to make sure that Daniel Cameron [the Attorney General of Kentucky] will arrest the cops and the officers involved with Breonna Taylor’s death and that’s all I’ve got to say,” Harris said.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Officials Show Off Thousands Of Guns In Largest Single-Day Gun Buyback Ever
He followed this answer up by telling media members that his answers would be the same for each question.