|Anti-Redskins ad airing during NBA Finals|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 10 June 2014 13:31|
The ad is slated to air Tuesday night in seven major markets: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco and Washington. It aired in Miami during Game 2 of the series.
The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation says the nickname is racist. Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has called the name a ''badge of honor'' in the past.
Airing the ad during a high-profile event should guarantee plenty of viewers. More than 15 million people tuned in for Game 2 of the NBA Finals, which typically outdraws all other programming on game nights.