Fans in Shenzhen reach out to players after the NBA preseason game between the LA Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in the Guangdong on October 12, 2019. Photo: AFP
Fans in Shenzhen reach out to players after the NBA preseason game between the LA Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in the Guangdong on October 12, 2019. Photo: AFP

NBA: Chinese basketball fans delighted after Hong Kong-tweeting Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey quits

  • Fans speculate his resignation must be connected to CCTV Sports’ decision to resume coverage of NBA Finals between LA Lakers and Miami Heat
  • The general manager’s tweet last year supporting Hong Kong protesters caused huge rift in China-NBA relations

Fans in Shenzhen reach out to players after the NBA preseason game between the LA Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in the Guangdong on October 12, 2019. Photo: AFP
Fans in Shenzhen reach out to players after the NBA preseason game between the LA Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in the Guangdong on October 12, 2019. Photo: AFP
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