LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers in action against the Brooklyn Nets in 2018. The teams are set to meet again in Shanghai and Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
Jonathan White
Opinion

Opinion

Jonathan White

Money or moral high ground? NBA’s China crisis shows it can’t have both – Adam Silver has to pick a side in a game he might not win

  • League has a reputation for being more socially aware than its peers and backing athletes such as LeBron James in speaking out
  • Ongoing fallout from Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet is a watershed moment but stance may have come too late

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LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers in action against the Brooklyn Nets in 2018. The teams are set to meet again in Shanghai and Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
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