The Tragedy of MLK's Death Is Woven All Through This Brilliant Memphis Grizzlies Jersey

Echoes of the Lorraine Motel are everywhere

Basketball jerseys might seem like an odd medium for honoring historical figures or making political statements, but maybe the post-Kaepernick sports era is more woke than the one before it. It's certainly made for better designs, if these images of the Memphis Grizzlies team jerseys are any indication.

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