Game 1 recorded the lowest Finals opener ever, at 7.41 million. Game 2 set another new low of 6.6 million viewers. And then things got worse for game 3, with of only 5.94 million viewers.
Silver sat down for an interview with Rachel Nichols on NBA Countdown earlier this week and indicated that the social justice messaging that is currently displayed on the courts and the backs of players' jerseys will be "largely left off the floor" next season.
In other words, he is throwing the movement out of the NBA, but he continues to talk SJW nonsense:
We're completely committed to standing for social justice and racial equality and that's been the case going back decades. It's part of the DNA of this league. How it gets manifested is something we're gonna have to sit down with the players and discuss for next season.