LeBron James, of the Los Angeles Lakers, battles with James Harden, of the Houston Rockets, in an NBA game. Photo: AFP
LeBron James, of the Los Angeles Lakers, battles with James Harden, of the Houston Rockets, in an NBA game. Photo: AFP

Houston Rockets return to China screens, 15 months after Hong Kong tweet ignited NBA controversy

  • Tencent broadcast the team’s loss to the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers, first game shown since 2019
  • Philadelphia 76ers, who hired former Houston GM Daryl Morey in November, remain on streaming blacklist

LeBron James, of the Los Angeles Lakers, battles with James Harden, of the Houston Rockets, in an NBA game. Photo: AFP
LeBron James, of the Los Angeles Lakers, battles with James Harden, of the Houston Rockets, in an NBA game. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE