Jonathan Isaac explains decision to stand during national anthem | NBA on ESPN
NBA's Jonathan Isaac Stands For National Anthem, Here's My Explanation. The Orlando Magic power forward just addressed the media after the strong on-court demonstration. Jonathan Isaac just addressed the media, where he was asked to explain why he didn't kneel or wear a BLM shirt ... and he says a lot of it has to do with his religious beliefs. Isaac said he believes Black lives do matter ... but doesn't believe the kneeling demonstration or BLM shirt "go hand in hand with supporting Black lives." Isaac went on to explain how the teachings of Jesus Christ influenced his life and decisions ... and insists after much thought, the kneeling demonstration wasn't right for him. This is a very powerful statement and this makes a lot of sense. Check out the link to read more about this.