Former Seattle SuperSonic Spencer Haywood speaks about athletes and activism to an audience in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College as part of the school’s Martin Luther King celebration on Jan. 11, 2018, in Lynnwood. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Former Seattle SuperSonic Spencer Haywood speaks about athletes and activism to an audience in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College as part of the school’s Martin Luther King celebration on Jan. 11, 2018, in Lynnwood. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Sonics legend speaks about athletes, activism at EdCC event

Hall-of-Famer Spencer Haywood opened the door for young players when he fought to enter the NBA draft.

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