Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey had appeared to show support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters in his initial tweet. Photo: AP

Houston Rockets’ Daryl Morey ‘meant no offence’ with Hong Kong protests tweet – but angry Chinese demand more

  • US basketball team’s general manager posts conciliatory comments after earlier tweet prompts Chinese sponsors and broadcasters to cut ties
  • Weibo users and state media call for further apologies as Rockets become the latest organisation to learn the cost of ‘hurting Chinese people’s feelings’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey had appeared to show support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters in his initial tweet. Photo: AP
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