Found July 23, 2012 on Midwest Sports Fans:
NBA star Kevin Garnett, NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, and a group of Denver Broncos players have reassured us that sports role models aren’t made by their actions on the court or field, but rather their actions in society. Following the horrific, terrifying, and disturbing events of the Colorado movie theater shooting last week, Garnett and Manning have taken action to try to help those most affected by this unexpected tragedy. Seven players with the Denver Broncos visited with victims of the Aurora, Colo., shooting rampage on Sunday, July 22, 2012. (Photo courtesy: Denver Broncos via KJRH.com) On July 21st, Garnett sent out a tweet reading: For every R-T this gets, $1 will be donated to the 5 sets of kids who’s parents were killed in the James Holmes, Colorado #TheatreShooting — Kevin Garnett(@RealKG5) July 21, 2012 As of Sunday, July 22nd at 11:59 pm, this statement had been re-tweeted over 69,000 times. On Sunday, Manning took it upon himself to make phone calls to victims of...
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