The NBA created the "Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award" which will go to a current NBA player that will result in a $100,000 donation to an oranization of his choosing. "I hope it gives all players in the league an incentive to see what they can do in their communites to make their communities a better place. We're giving them money to disperse and giving them an idea with how to affect change. So we can't lose. It's going to keep spreading." Read the full article on "USA today."