The Australian Basketball Players’ Association issues the following statement regarding comments published today (28/2/20) by Adelaide 36ers co-captain Kevin White:
The ABPA is taking the issues raised by Kevin White very seriously.
Athlete wellbeing is the highest priority for the association and players, and must be a major focus for the Australian basketball community.
The ABPA is supporting Kevin and his Adelaide 36ers teammates, and working with the club and the NBL to ensure a meaningful response to the issues raised.
There will be no further comment at this time.
About the Australian Basketball Players’ Association:
The ABPA is the representative association of Australian basketballers. The ABPA is run for the players, by the players in the best interest of all players and the game of basketball.