Last week, Lakers star Kobe Bryant found himself at the center of a social media firestorm when critics slammed him for his comments on the Trayvon Martin case. Now, Bryant’s fellow ball player, Dwyane Wade is responding to the Lakers frontrunner saying the Miami Heat’s actions had nothing to do with race.
During an interview for the April 4th issue of the New Yorker, Bryant had some interesting thoughts on the events surrounding the case that captured national attention. According to Colorlines, he specifically criticized Lebron James and the Miami Heat for posting a photo wearing hoodies in solidarity with the teen’s family.
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