On MLK Day, Heat’s Iguodala reflects on a year of activism and what’s next for the NBA

There were moments of regret throughout the last year for NBA players. There was often progress in the social justice initiatives the Miami Heat and others championed, and progress was always met eventually by the harsh realities of a world too slow to change. When police killed George Floyd in the spring, Kyrie Irving pleaded with his fellow players to skip the 2020 NBA bubble out of protest, ESPN reported at the time. When police shot and paralyzed Jacob Blake about three months later, play temporarily halted and George Hill admitted he regretted coming to the NBA bubble at all. After the 20…

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