But this is the Internet and nothing is ever truly deleted.
And this isn’t the first time a professional sports team has pulled the “slant-eye” pose — the Spanish basketball team also took some heat in 2008 over their group photo.
Earlier this month, Argentinean footballer Ezequiel Lavezzi, who plays for the Chinese club Hebei China Fortune, was pictured with “slanted eyes” and received backlash on social media for the racist gesture.
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