As Team USA gears up for this weekend’s exhibition game against Brazil in Chicago, they will be wearing a special patch in honor of their fallen teammate Paul George.
In a tweet noted by Yahoo Sports Marc Spears, the team will wear the patch during the rest of the exhibition games that they play:
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) August 14, 2014
That’s a pretty nice gestures by the folks over at USA Basketball.
UPDATE: USA Basketball honored Paul George with a special shooting shirt as seen in the below tweet which shows Anthony Davis wearing the shirt before Team USA’s exhibition game against Brazil:
— USA Basketball (@usabasketball) August 16, 2014
George image courtesy of Getty Images