Kim Klement / Pool / APLos Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James raises a fist as he and teammates kneel during the national anthem before their game Aug. 8, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. (Kim Klement / Pool / AP)
According to a new Gallup poll, more Americans have a negative view of pro sports than a positive one.
This makes a lot of sense, given how upset many fans have been at professional sports leagues’ embrace of left-wing politics in recent months.
Following the return of sports from the purgatory that was the coronavirus pandemic, ratings were expected to be higher than ever.
However, with their return, most sports leagues brought with them pandering to the radical Black Lives Matter movement. This has been a big turnoff to large numbers of fans, as the polling data from Gallup shows.
In 2019, 45 percent of Americans viewed