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Sports Red Wings denounce use of logo in Charlottesville riot

22:40  12 august  2017
22:40  12 august  2017 Source:   thescore.com

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The team immediately released a statement denouncing any involvement with these groups and what happened in the riots . “The Detroit Red Wings vehemently disagree with and are not associated in any way with the event taking place today in Charlottesville , Va.,” the team said in a statement.

The Red Wings denounced the use of the logo on Saturday: “The Detroit Red Wings vehemently disagree with and are not associated in any way with the event taking place today in Charlottesville , Va.

  Red Wings denounce use of logo in Charlottesville riot © Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports The Detroit Red Wings issued a statement Saturday condemning a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, where some protesters held shields featuring the iconic Winged Wheel logo.

"The Detroit Red Wings vehemently disagree with and are not associated in any way with the event taking place today in Charlottesville, Va.," the team said in a statement. "The Red Wings believe that Hockey is for Everyone and we celebrate the great diversity of our fan base and our nation.

"We are exploring every possible legal action as it pertains to the misuse of our logo in this disturbing demonstration."

Red Wings denounce use of logo in Charlottesville riot

  Red Wings denounce use of logo in Charlottesville riot Red Wings denounce use of logo in Charlottesville riot"The Detroit Red Wings vehemently disagree with and are not associated in any way with the event taking place today in Charlottesville, Va.," the team said in a statement. "The Red Wings believe that Hockey is for Everyone and we celebrate the great diversity of our fan base and our nation.

The Detroit Red Wings are considering legal action to stop white nationalists from using their logo as part of a "disturbing" rally in Charlottesville , Virginia. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency and police dressed in riot gear ordered people to disperse after chaotic violent clashes between white

NHL's Red Wings mull legal action to stop white nationalists from using team logo at Virginia rally. TC Whysall, manager at Red Pump Kitchen in Charlottesville , lays white roses on the site where a Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency and police dressed in riot gear ordered people to

A "Unite the Right" rally was set for Saturday, with more than 2,000 expected to take part before clashes broke out between white nationalists and counter-protesters.

The rally was quickly deemed as an unlawful assembly by city officials. Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe later declared a state of emergency in the city, which is home to the University of Virginia.

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