The actor tagged the team in a post that showed author Yaba Blay discussing “white tears” and society’s lack of empathy toward Black women.
Derrick White scored on a putback with 0.1 seconds left and the Boston Celtics moved to the brink of the greatest comeback in NBA playoff history.
The Heat erased a double-digit, fourth-quarter deficit and Miami beat Boston 111-105 to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
The actor thanked the ESPN host for his support in the video where he called on the team to remedy how it handled former head coach Ime Udoka’s suspension.
“I hope she sees this,” the star forward said.
Udoka addressed his Celtics suspension at a news conference announcing his new job as the Houston Rockets head coach.
The coach and actor Nia Long split after he had an alleged affair with a team staffer.
The "You People" actor went through a high-profile breakup with Ime Udoka after he was suspended as the Boston Celtics' head coach in September.
Long split from longtime partner Udoka after the NBA franchise suspended the head coach for allegedly having an affair with a staffer.
The veteran actor called the situation and the impact on her youngest son "devastating."