Posts tagged ‘Miami Heat’

June 6, 2011

Westboro Protests Outside NBA Finals

by Accidental Bear

The circus came to town…

By Advocate.com Editors

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Members of the Westboro Baptist Chruch protested a new NBA policy against antigay slurs on Sunday night outside game three of the league finals in Dallas.

KDAF-TV reports on the small, hour-long protest outside the American Airlines Center, which befuddled some fans who arrived to watch the Dallas Mavericks play the Miami Heat. The antigay Westboro Baptist Church criticized a new policy against gay slurs that already has resulted in fines for players including Kobe Bryant and Joakim Noah. READ MORE