Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey posted an image on social media of the protesters’ rallying cry, “Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong”. Photo: Twitter

Chinese Basketball Association won’t work with Houston Rockets after controversial tweet

  • CBA halts cooperation with team over ‘improper remarks’ by its general manager in social media post supporting Hong Kong’s protesters
  • Chinese sportswear brand Li-Ning, Tencent’s online sports channel and the club’s sponsor in China, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, all follow suit
Topic |   NBA (National Basketball Association)

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Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey posted an image on social media of the protesters’ rallying cry, “Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong”. Photo: Twitter
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The Brooklyn Nets’ Caris LeVert signs autographs for fans outside the Shanghri-La hotel in Shanghai. Photo: Thomas Yau

Brooklyn Nets’ NBA community event in Shanghai abruptly cancelled by government as China political storm rages on

  • The NBA franchise was expected to engage in a community development event in Shanghai on Tuesday
  • Event was cancelled at short notice with no explanation offered
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The Brooklyn Nets’ Caris LeVert signs autographs for fans outside the Shanghri-La hotel in Shanghai. Photo: Thomas Yau
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