Stephen curry Golden State Warriors donate a Million dollars, Zion Williamson takes over the salaries equal to itself: in view of the Coronavirus crisis, the NBA Clubs to show with your halls-staff, in solidarity with and want to support them financially. "As players, we wanted to do together with the owner and the coaches a little something to ease the sorrow at this time," said Golden state's Topstar Curry.
announced As the former champion on Friday, is to be helped to the employees of the Chase Center because of the interruption of the playing operation with a Million dollars, the equivalent of around 950'000 Swiss francs. The owner of the Basketball club, the players and the coach to bring the sum together.
The Warriors employ according to their own statements at every home game, more than 1000 people in various part-time positions, from staff to the food stalls to the security personnel.
"We can get through this together", also declared Superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo (25) in the social networks. The wing players of the Milwaukee Bucks announced that it plans to donate 100'000 US-dollars (nearly 95'000 Swiss francs) to the employees in the Fiserv Forum.
"These people make our game possible"
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The people of New Orleans have been incredibly welcoming and supportive since I was Drafted by the Pels last June, and some of the most special people I have met are those who work at smoothie King Center. These are the folks who make our games possible, creating the perfect environment for our fans and everyone involved in the organization. Unfortunately, many of them are still recovering from long-term challenges created by Katrina, and now face the economic impact of the postponement of games because of the virus. My mother has always set an example for me about being respectful for others and being grateful for what we have, and so today I am pledging to cover the salaries for all of those Smoothie King Center workers for the next 30 days. This is a small way for me to express my support and appreciation for these wonderful people who have been so great to me and my teammates and hopefully we can all join together to relieve some of the stress and hardship caused by this national health crisis. This is an incredibly resilient city full of some of the most resilient people, but sometimes providing a little extra assistance can make things a little easier for the community.
Dirk Nowitzkis former Team, the Dallas Mavericks, want to pay their halls-the employee's salary for the six home games that were scheduled during the preliminary 30-day break.
Previously announced, among others, been Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Detroit Pistons Star Blake Griffin to donate to the employees in their halls.
in other American sports such efforts be undertaken. The Detroit Red Wings from the NHL and the Detroit Tigers of the MLB, to set up a Fund with a volume of one Million US dollars for the halls staff. Both clubs have the same owner.
Created: 14.03.2020, 13:47 PMUpdated Date: 14 March 2020, 20:02