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Draymond Greene Depicted as Minstrel Character in Racist Tik Tok Video

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 18: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors and Kobe Bryant shake hands after the jersey retirement ceremony on December 18, 2017 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2017 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Professional Basketball player Draymond Green along with other teammates from the Golden State Warriors such as Stephen Curry appear in a Tik Tok video posted by @YourEverydayAsian saying “Happy New Year” in Chinese. I watched the video a few times and found it kind of racist and was offended by it. I didn’t understand why Draymond was depicted as a minstrel character and the other players looked like themselves. Check out the video and tell me if you think I’m trippin:

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