U.S. coach 'proud' of team gun violence letter to Congress

STORY: Speaking after a scoreless draw friendly against Uruguay played in Kansas City, Kansas Coach Gregg Berhalter reiterated his support for stronger gun legislation.

A shooting in Philadelphia left at least three people dead and 11 others wounded, police said on Sunday in the latest case of gun violence in the United States after recent massacres in Texas, New York and Oklahoma where dozens died.

Like scores of other teams across the United States this weekend, the squad wore orange arm bands during their friendly on Sunday in support of "Wear Orange Weekend," an annual event calling for an end to gun violence. Read full story

Ahead of Game Two of the NBA Finals, players and coaches wore orange t-shirts that said "End Gun Violence" on the front and a list of organizations working to address the issue on the back.

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