NBA Rallies Around Toronto in Light of Horrific Tragedy
A beautiful day in the city of Toronto very quickly turned tragic.
In the early part of the afternoon, a 25-year old man named Alek Minassian drove a rented white van over the curb, striking multiple civilians. The result – up to ten people have been proclaimed dead, with a number of others being treated for injuries in Toronto hospitals.
In light of the tragic event, the NBA has rallied around the Toronto, offering condolences and love for the city as Toronto looks to move forward stronger than ever.
— Boston Celtics (@celtics) April 24, 2018
— Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) April 24, 2018
— Memphis Grizzlies (@memgrizz) April 24, 2018
— Leo Rautins (@LeoRautins) April 23, 2018
— Matt Devlin (@Matt__Devlin) April 24, 2018
The Raptors will undoubtedly pay tribute to the fallen victims when they host the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night in a pivotal Game 5.