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The Miami Heat’s D. Wade & LeBron James Honor Trayvon Martin With Their Sneakers

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Trayvon Martin was an innocent teenager that was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch captain, in Florida this past week. George Zimmerman suspected Trayvon to have suspicious behavior while walking to his fathers girlfriend’s house. George Zimmerman thought of Trayvon Martin to have suspicious behavior due to him walking down the street while having his hood over his head. After Zimmerman shot and killed Trayvon, he was still not arrested.

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Following those actions, the Miami Heat took stand for a team photo which each player wore hoodies covering their head to honor Trayvon Martin. To show extra support and draw attention to the matter, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James both wrote a message on their PEs in Detroit while taking on the Pistons. Take a look below and let us know your thoughts on this matter?

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