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
Topic |   NBA (National Basketball Association)

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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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Houston Rockets guard James Harden practises during a training session in Tokyo on Monday. Photo: AFP

‘We love China’: Rockets’ James Harden ‘sorry’ over GM’s Hong Kong tweet

  • NBA team go into defensive mode after China’s state broadcaster said they were yanking Rockets games from the air and sponsors abandoned them
  • Last year’s MVP winner made his second apology to China inside four months after getting pulled over by police while riding a scooter illegally
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Houston Rockets guard James Harden practises during a training session in Tokyo on Monday. Photo: AFP
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