As Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors take center stage on opening night of the 2016-17 season, the NBA is ensuring beloved sideline reporter Craig Sager remains in the spotlight.
Likewise, the Warriors and City National Bank teamed to provide all fans in attendance for Tuesday’s opener with #SagerStrong T-shirts bearing his likeness.
pic.twitter.com/3DusUPsYN2 Also during the NBA on TNT broadcast, the crew will announce the start of an auction for 100 customized limited edition SagerStrong NIKE Air Force 1 shoes, designed by Sager himself to feature paisley print panels, a seersucker tongue tab and multi-colored laces.
The auction, which will benefit the foundation, opens at 7 p.m.
The Democratic primaries had the lowest turnout that they have had in quite some time and many of the new voters were Bernie supporters.