The Atlanta Hawks Offered Up an Amazing Pregame MLK Tribute (Video)
Describing the visual achievement of a pre-game hype video is a pretty tough thing to do, even when the subject matter is as historical as Dr. Martin Luther King. Which is why you’re probably better served actually watching the video than you are reading about me describing it.
The Hawks acknowledged their MLK Day game yesterday by projecting video and images onto the court as the arena was blacked out, and it made for a pretty stunning display. Take a look below:
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With the display, they were able to hit a mark between reverential and celebratory, the mix of which really seemed to resonate with the crowd. It’s definitely worth checking out, especially the choir player intros, which you can see the entirety of right here.