NBPA: Orlando Magic’s ‘alarming’ donation to DeSantis super PAC ‘does not represent player support’

NBPA: Orlando Magic’s ‘alarming’ donation to DeSantis super PAC ‘does not represent player support’

The National Basketball Players Association called the Orlando Magic’s donation to a super PAC backing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis “alarming given recent comments and policies of its beneficiary” in a statement released Thursday.
The team’s $50,000 donation to Never Back Down Inc. was received on June 26, Federal Election Commission records show. SFGate’s Alex Shultz first reported the donation.
The NBPA said “governors, players and personnel have the right to express their personal political views, including through donations and statements” in Thursday’s…


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