LA Crew Celebrates MLK Day with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
TNT and NBA TV televised three live games with a special one-hour segment of NBA Tip-Off on Martin Luther King Jr. Day highlighting interviews with Dr. King’s son, Martin Luther King III, civil rights activist Andrew Young, NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to name a few.
Go To Teams’s LA crew had the pleasure of sitting down with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the special MLK Day interview for Turner Sports.
During his interview, conducted by Steve Smith, he dicuseed his work with the Civil Rights Movement while attending college at the University of California, Los Angeles from 1966-1969.
With 20 years in the NBA under his belt, Abdul-Jabbar mentioned how he used his celebrity status for humanitarian work and current NBA stars he admires for their work off the court.
Gear: We shot on the Sony F55 in 4K with a side angel provided by a Sony A7s.