Nike pulls sponsorship deal with basketball star over antisemitic film post

Nike has suspended its sponsorship deal with an American basketball star and cancelled his next branded shoe release after he shared antisemitic material on social media.

The sportswear giant announced the move following Kyrie Irving being banned for at least five games by his team, the Brooklyn Nets, over the controversy.

Mark Gibson

Graduates in Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990. Move to Los Angeles California in 2004. Specialized in Internet journalism.

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