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GREENBURGH, N. Air Max 1 Jewel Atomic Teal .Y. -- Seimone Augustus grew up in Louisiana, not far from where Alton Sterling was shot this month. She knows that could have easily been someone she knew.I lived three or four blocks from where the incident happened. Its always in the back of my mind that it could have been a relative, a friend, a teammate a high school classmate, she said.Shes sad to see what has happened to her hometown where relations have broken down. Three police officers were shot and killed a few weeks ago.I have relatives in law enforcement as well. I dont want to see it happen either way. That could have been an uncle or cousin, Augustus said. I have plenty of relatives in (Baton Rouge) law enforcement. I dont know what we have to do to make it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there.Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthonys town hall meeting with community leaders, police officers and teenagers.That two-hour sitdown was a powerful meeting.It was amazing, USA teammate Brittney Griner said. It was good to have officers come out, to have the community members come out and us as players come to together and voice and answer questions. For the cops not to be forced to be there and be there on their own was special. To hear both sides and try to come to a common ground. When something good starts happening, good outcomes start happening.Griner too can see both sides. Her father was a police officer for many years in Houston. She has other family members as well in law enforcement.I worry about my sister, I worry about my dad who wants to go back into law enforcement, Griner said. I told him if you do go back Id rather you go behind a desk or teach. My dad was a good cop. I think more good cops should go back and give back that experience to the academy to help educate future police officers.Griner was saddened by all that has gone on lately in the U.S. in Minnesota, Baton Rouge, Dallas and other places.All the violence towards black lives saddens me, she said. We fight for freedom, we fight for equality. We fight for all these things and were not holding up for what we stand for. Its a change that needs to happen.Griner and her Phoenix Mercury teammates along with two other teams were fined $500 by the league for wearing their plain black shirts because it was a uniform violation. That fine was later rescinded.The Minnesota Lynx started the social activism in the WNBA, wearing t-shirts and holding a pregame press conference earlier this month before the Mercury, Indiana Fever and New York Liberty wore their plain black shirts. Augustus said that it was actually coach Cheryl Reeve, who is an assistant with the U.S. Olympic team, who first had the idea to do something.The Lynx activism spread and brought all galvanized the WNBA players.Thats what I am impressed about most, said Tamika Catchings, who spoke at the town hall. The fact that all 144 players in the WNBA came together on this issue and wanted to make sure their voices were heard. I think when you look at the power of African American women and being able to step up and join causes and support other brothers, thats what its all about.While the WNBA is on break for the month of August for the Olympics, the players will continue to try and come up with ideas to further show the importance of this issue. Just dont expect any sort of activism at the Olympics on the court. The IOC frown upon any social activism displays at the Olympics saying that the Games are not a place for proactive political or religious demonstrations.Right now were focused on these two weeks, Diana Taurasi said. If it comes up though, we wont shy away from it.---Follow Doug on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/dougfeinberg Air Max 2018 Womens Australia . The nimble-footed quarterback got his wish, dashing through the snow and a weary defence all the way into the NCAA record book. Nike Epic React Flyknit For Sale . - After leading the Saints to a fourth playoff appearance in five seasons, Drew Brees expressed confidence in the direction of his team and, perhaps more importantly, showed a willingness to listen to contract proposals if the team needs his help getting under the NFLs salary cap. http://www.cheapairmaxshoesaustralia.com/air-max-98-2018/air-max-98-fossil.html . Here are his mid-season NBA awards.  MVP: (KEVIN DURANT-Thunder) - Has been sensational this season and more importantly, the most consistent player in the league. Considering that his team has been without star guard Russell Westbrook and with the free agent departure of sharpshooter Kevin Martin, hes had to carry the majority of the load to not only keep his team afloat but more importantly, at an elite level. .Jimmy GaroppoloDolphins vs. Patriots ? Injury to throwing shoulderThe situation: Third-and-9 from the Miami 36-yard line, with the Patriots leading 21-0 with 4:57 remaining until halftime. The play: Garoppolo rolls to his right as Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso closes in on him and drives him into the ground with force. Garoppolo lands hard on his right shoulder. He connects with WR Malcolm Mitchell for 15 yards on the play but cant continue. He takes a knee as the medical staff comes on to tend to him and the crowd chants Jimmy! Jimmy! Jimmy!Kiko Alonso discusses the hit and Garoppolos injury.CJ Gunther/EPA.Alfred MorrisCowboys vs. Redskins ? Late-game touchdown runThe situation: Second-and-2 from the Washington 4, with the Cowboys trailing 23-20. The play: Taking over for Ezekiel Elliott, who fumbled twice in the second half, Morris carries up the middle and scores, thanks to a monster block from Zack Martin with 4:45 to play.Listen to Alfred Morris break down what happened.AP Photo/Nick Wass.Greg Olsen49ers vs. Panthers ? Celebrates first-quarter touchdownThe situation: First-and-10 from the Carolina 22 with the Panthers trailing 10-7 and just more than 10 minutes left in the first half. The play: Carolina Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen lines up on the right side and is clear of the defense by 8 yards down the middle of the field when a perfectly thrown pass from Cam Newton hits him in stride for a 78-yard touchdown.Listen to Cam Newton talk about the play.AP Photo/Mike McCarn.Andre JohnsonTitans vs. Lions ? Game-winning catchThe situation: Fourth and goal from the Lions 3, with the Titans trailing 15-10 and 1:13 remaining in the fourth. The play: Out of the shotgun, Marcus Mariota, who was 9-for-9 for 65 yards on the final drive, zips a pass between two defenders and into the arms of Andre Johnson in the middle of the end zone for a 9-yard TD and a 16-15 lead. The Titans two-point conversion attempt fails, but that doesnt matter, as the Tennessee defense holds the Lions on their ensuing drive.Listen to Marcus Mariota discuss the game-winning play.AP Photo/Jose Juare.Justin HardyFalcons vs. Raiders ? Deflected catch for a touchdownThe situation: Third-and-6 from the Oakland 8-yard line, with the game tied at 21-21 and 9:35 left in the fourth quarter. The play: Matt Ryan drops back and tries to hit running back Tevin Coleman onn a quick slant. Air Max 98 Gym Red. The ball bounces off Colemans hands at the 5-yard line and soars through the air. Falcons wide receiver Justin Hardy leaps high in the air, grabs the ball and falls into the end zone with Raiders cornerback Sean Smith on his back. That allows the Falcons to take a 28-21 lead.Justin Hardy tells us what was going through his mind.AP Photo/Ben Margot.Alec OgletreeSeahawks vs. Rams ? Strip and fumble recoveryThe situation: Third-and-10 and Seahawks ball at the Rams 35, with the Rams leading 9-3 with 57 seconds left. The play: Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson scrambles and completes an 8-yard pass to Christine Michael, but middle linebacker Alec Ogletree delivers a vicious hit to knock the ball away and recovers it to ice the game. It is the culmination of a dominant defensive effort by his team. Ogletree immediately runs toward the stands and gives the ball to his parents.Alec Ogletree describes what it was like to make a big play late in the game.AP Photo/Jae Hong.Aqib TalibColts vs. Broncos ? Interception for a touchdownThe situation: Third-and-15 from the Indianapolis 35-yard line, with the Broncos leading 16-13 and 14:06 left in game. The play: Andrew Luck tries to squeeze a pass to Phillip Dorsett with Aqib Talib in coverage. Talib nudges his way in front of Dorsett to snag the ball and returns the interception 46 yards for the touchdown. It is the fifth interception Talib has returned for a score since he signed with the Broncos in 2014 and the ninth of his career.Listen to Gary Kubiak and Aqib Talib talk about the interception.AP Photo/Jack Dempsey.Jaron BrownBuccaneers vs. Cardinals ? Beats defender for long touchdown receptionThe situation: Second-and-1 from the Cardinals 49, with the Cardinals leading 17-0 and 26 seconds remaining until halftime. The play: Palmer is in shotgun, with Brown lined up in the middle slot to his left between Larry Fitzgerald and John Brown. Palmer drops back as Brown picks up speed against Tampa Bay safety Chris Conte. Palmer steps up in the pocket and fires deep to Brown, who makes the catch around the 11 and sprints into the end zone for the touchdown.Listen to Jaron Brown explain his route for the long touchdown. Norm Hall/Getty Images Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' ' 

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