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Andrew Wiggins #22 of the Golden State Warriors is guarded by Aaron Gordon #50 and Jamal Murray #27 of the Denver Nuggets at Chase Center on April 12, 2021 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Pro athletes and sports leagues wrestle with vaccine mandates

From the MLB to the NFL to the NBA, all players have assumed they were given the choice to get vaccinated. On Friday however, a conflict came to light when the NBA’s Golden State Warriors Player Andrew Wiggins request for religious exemption from the COVID-19 vaccine was denied as he was forbidden to play in the team’s home arena.