The Los Angeles Lakers and Portland Trail Blazers have decided to protest Game 5 of their first-round series on Wednesday night at 9:00 p.m. ET in aftermath of the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin. CNN reported on Wednesday that all NBA playoffs games have been postponed as a result of the protests, started by the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks decided not to take the court for Game 5 of their series vs. the Orlando Magic at 4:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday. Now, all games have been postponed.
Report: Lakers-Blazers Game 5 postponed due to protests
Following suit with the Bucks and Magic, Los Angeles and Portland will not play Game 5 of their first-round series on Wednesday.