The sporting world has been quick to respond to the horrific mass shooting on Sunday night in Las Vegas in which at least 58 people were killed and more than 500 injured.
A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel into a country music festival on the ground on Sunday night. After the news broke athletes expressed their condolences on social media. The Oakland Raiders have also donated $50,000 towards the victims families.
If you are able to donate to provide financial support to the victims in Las Vegas, a fund has been established: https://t.co/dxRUPYBB05
— OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) October 2, 2017
— TJ Carrie (@tj_carrie) October 2, 2017
Praying for Vegas ????????
— Khalil Mack (@52Mack_) October 2, 2017
Pray for Vegas!! ????????♂️. What the hell is going on people!?!? My prayers sent to the heavens above for all the families ???????? pic.twitter.com/wDpwZ7g4Pz
— LeBron James (@KingJames) October 2, 2017
…My thoughts and prayers go out to the families that have been affected by this and to all the people that have lost their lives way too soon! Las Vegas I love you and stand with you????????
— Bryce Harper (@Bharper3407) October 2, 2017
My god the videos from the shooters in Vegas. So many bullets. This is awful
— Brandon McCarthy (@BMcCarthy32) October 2, 2017
— Chris Paul (@CP3) October 2, 2017
— Julian Edelman (@Edelman11) October 2, 2017