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China Attempts to Censor the World

China Attempts to Censor the World

government of China had just banned “South Park” over an episode that lampooned China along with the NBA

The Chinese state broadcaster CCTV made the decision to ban NBA pre-season games after a tweet was posted

arrested in China and subsequently observes the brutal treatment that some of the Chinese prisoners are forced

Parker and Stone issued a biting “official apology” panning China’s ban of “South Park” and jabbing the NBA

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts.

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Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

"Snowbird 5, Captain Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shortly before our performance

Snowbird 5, Capt Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shiortly before our performance

"t was really sad to see an American company and indeed a global sports league like the NBA being dragooned

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Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

hands of the Lords of Baseball by, first, becoming charter members in the Continental League, which forced

You could pick any of the seven games in which this epic Knicks-Rockets NBA Finals battle took place,

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Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

While presenting sports news on a New Zealand TV show on Friday, Brown weighed in on the NBA firestorm

Chinese state television dropped the broadcasts of NBA preseason games in China, among other measures

, to put pressure on both the NBA and Morey for daring to express any criticism of the Chinese government

there are at least one million Uyghurs, a Muslim minority group, imprisoned in China today and being forced

It’s time for American companies and organizations — the NBA, and Google and Apple among them — to stop

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Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

It’s quite probable that the combined pressure of the various Portland-based activist groups forced a

The NBA is currently embroiled in controversy with China, after Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted

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Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

NBA IN CHINA: PRO-DEMOCRACY PROTESTORS CAUSE DISRUPTIONS IN CROWD DURING WIZARD GAME

appeared on TV in a gas mask to support the protestors in Hong Kong, but was suspended for a year and forced

manager of the Houston Rockets expressed minor criticism of the Chinese president, and the Rockets were forced

NBA IN CHINA: ROCKETS SHUT DOWN QUESTION ABOUT TWEET FALLOUT

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Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

already sidelined for most, if not all, of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon suffered in the NBA

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

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Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Piscitelli alleges, among other things, that the former UConn coach once called her “hot” and forced

He turned UConn into a feeder school for the NBA, sending more than two dozen players to the league,

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

”And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

I am sure he’s a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

”If you have CCTV and Tencent saying, ‘We’re not airing the NBA,’ that is a huge red flag,” Dees said

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

basketball fans gather outside of a hotel for a press conference that was later postponed ahead of an NBA

The NBA has postponed Wednesday’s scheduled media sessions in Shanghai for the Brooklyn Nets and Los

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

“And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

weekend, triggering an international crisis as the repressive Chinese Communist Party demanded the NBA

immediately silence him and the NBA readily complied, issuing an effusive apology.

He later added that the NBA will suffer financial consequences from Morey’s remark, but “if those are

#China #NBA #morey @dmorey pic.twitter.com/Ar5aitFSqS

concentration camps where survivors say they have been subjected to torture, slavery, indoctrination, rape, forced

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Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

If you were expecting Ben Simmons to offer a full-throated explanation of his first made three in an NBA

said it many times and I’ll say it again: if Ben Simmons develops a jump shot, the @76ers will win the NBA

made a gesture] with my hands like, 'Just shoot it if you want it, bro,' because nobody wants to feel forced

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Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver also attempted to defuse the backlash at home, where the NBA was forced

Parker and Stone issued a fake apology after the program was removed in China, saying, "Like the NBA,

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Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player”

Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

are still defensive coverages and terminologies that he must sort out, but that’s part of becoming an NBA

“I feel like I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player,” said Porter, whose parents will be in

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Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

NBA officials have spent years cultivating lucrative deals and loyal spectators in China, while also

Araton, a veteran sports journalist and author of "Elevated: The Global Rise of the NBA."

By the mid-1990s, all NBA final games were aired live there.

The business opportunities for the NBA have expanded beyond just watching games.

And professional sports is not the first American industry that has been forced to walk a tightrope when

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Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

competition for minutes between himself and Trey Burke, the second such tussle between the two in their NBA

for Neto), are capable but unexceptional three-point shooters, and among the smaller players in the NBA

Neto in the scrimmage, but Neto picked him up full court, stayed with him on drives to the rim and forced

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Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Nobody forced me to, either,” he added.

Former NBA star Chuck Person, the head coach at Auburn University, was busted along with coaches at the

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Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only fools here  | Opinion

Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only

which started over a proposed extradition agreement whereby, if codified into law, Hong Kong would be forced

The league and players forced Morey to cower because China is a huge multi-billion-dollar market for

the NBA.

In one hypocritical fell swoop, the "woke" NBA became a "joke."

with China's global conquest aims are threatening NBA boycotts.

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Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

craziness of the moment, in which woke corporate values have displaced familiar patriotic values: “NBA

Of course, it’s not just the NBA; it’s Activision Blizzard, it’s Apple and Google.

e-mail newsletter, BIG, Stoller headlined a piece, “How Joe Biden Empowered China’s Censorship of the NBA

internment camps in the Xinjiang region, where as many as one million Uighur Muslims are detained, forced

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The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

Adam Silver, Goodell’s counterpart in the NBA, was forced into frantic damage control after a tweet from

Had the message come from the manager of a different NBA team, it might have gone unnoticed.

The sports world, or at least the NBA, hasn’t changed its fundamental motive: profit.

By pushing the limits of the league’s tolerance for actual protest, Daryl Morey has inadvertently forced

The China controversy has forced both the NBA’s leaders and fans to contend with an uncomfortable truth

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Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Since the tweet, Morey was forced to delete the message and issue an effusive apology.

The NBA itself also begged Beijing for forgiveness, but Chinese outlets continued to attack the NBA,

“I’ve responded to NBA-related questions in the past few days,” Geng sighed.

NBA security claimed the sign was “political” – which the NBA does not ban from stands – but did not

An NBA staffer prevented the players from answering the question.

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American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

China and the NBA

Last Friday, a now-deleted tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey sent China and the NBA

Immediately, the NBA’s Chinese partners suspended all ties with the Houston Rockets, and the NBA released

Morey’s support for basic freedoms, too, was deemed “regrettable” by NBA spokesman Mike Bass. 

businesses standing up to Chinese censorship builds, the shoe will be on the other foot — Beijing will be forced

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Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

In recent years, the NBA has become famously political.

Then the NBA came up against its own corporate interests.

And the NBA caved.

Morey was forced to delete his tweet and walk it back: "I did not intend my tweet to cause any offense

Or the NBA.

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Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

has twice delayed the trial – both times, Enes believes, because he spoke out from his position as an NBA

The NBA has since scrambled into damage control, initially with a statement criticizing Morey’s tweet

Fetic said Kanter’s reticence, however, has nothing to do with pressure from the NBA.

The family had previously been forced, under duress, to disown their son due to his support of Gulen.

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Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

The NBA forced Houston general manager Daryl Morey to remove his tweet supporting pro-democracy Hong

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

"And that's exactly what Americans and NBA fans don't want to see their commissioner say," Dees added

I am sure he's a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Slush: Fire Season, Smog Alert, West Nile, L.A. Sports Teams Killing It - LA Weekly

However, 12 states and the District of Columbia joined California’s standards, which forced auto makers

In landing NBA champion and superstar Kawhi Leonard along with star forward Paul George, the Clippers

finally are among the elite in the NBA.

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Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

The NBA furor began when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted his support for Hong Kong

The tweet was swiftly deleted, and the NBA expressed sorrow for the offending words.

It’s easy to see why the NBA does not want to get shut out of China.

Even when they are forced to surrender half of their profits to free-riding Chinese “partners,” few have

This is bigger than just the @NBA.

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Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston Rockets, was forced to issued a profuse apology to the communist

The NBA issued an effusive apology after Morey extended support to the movement.

people, mostly Muslim ethnic Uighurs, are subjected to torture, rape, slavery, organ harvesting, and forced

Following the Morey controversy, Marlow noted, “If you’re watching the NBA or supporting that product

The NBA China scandal has created a situation where every young American NBA fan is being challenged

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Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Portland Memorial Coliseum versus the Trail Blazers, the same squad that prevented them from reaching the NBA

Via email, she wrote, "Unfortunately, Altitude forced AT&T to remove its channel from our customers’

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Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz tweaked the NBA Monday while urging people to watch "South Park" to retaliate against China

Note to @NBA: this is how it’s done.)

The NBA was slammed on Monday after condemning Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey for tweeting

The Chinese Basketball Association suspended its ties with the Rockets, and the NBA released a statement

including main character Stan, form a band, but when a Hollywood producer makes a film about them, they are forced

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Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

he voiced support for Hong Kong protesters, set off an international incident between China and the NBA

NEW: the NBA has released a statement on Daryl Morey: pic.twitter.com/FOI79W31b1

Open letter to all NBA fans:

The NBA is a fan-first league.

In the mid-19th century, China fought two Opium Wars with the British, aided by the French, who forced

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Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Every NBA team could use a backup big like him — he's loud and proud on defense in an effort to keep

I'll be thrilled when we can judge them against other NBA teams in the near future.

the oohs and aahs, but Neto was a pain in the butt for him to get by in one-on-one matchups and he forced

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Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

Louis Cardinals, the Scripps Family, the Disney Family, the Edmonton Oilers and NBA player Kevin Durant

Fox, a three-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, co-founded Echo Fox in 2015 and purchased

prioritized his continued ownership of Echo Fox over the good of the company during the LCS slot sale and forced

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

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Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

At 85, with Jeannine’s constant assistance, Russell still makes many appearances on behalf of the NBA

pass, the relevance of what the old Celtics accomplished will be lost on the young, including today’s NBA

Havlicek’s death forced Cousy to look deeper, to something more personal.

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China President Xi Jinping’s balancing act over Hong Kong | WTOP

So ultimately, Xi may be forced into a bigger risk with Taiwan as a result of what’s happening,” said

Cathay Pacific has borne the brunt of Chinese pressure, which has even extended to US entities like the NBA

But if the waiting game doesn’t pan out, Xi may be forced to put the future strength and stability of

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The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

Brown said he wants to be the No. 1 defensive team in the NBA. That seems quite attainable.

He forced a turnover by breaking up a pick-and-roll and then threw down an alley-oop from Simmons on

He looks ready for meaningful NBA minutes.

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Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

have decided not to hold media availability for our teams for the remainder of our trip in China,” the NBA

Nets and Lakers players are free to comment on the circumstances without NBA retribution, according to

The NBA’s forced silence should not come as a surprise.

On Thursday, the NBA landed in hot water after a Rockets media relations representative shut down a CNN

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ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

The Rockets forced Morey to issue an effusive apology to the Communist Party and offered one itself as

The NBA has also apologized on Morey’s behalf.

NBA security officials have expelled individuals from games this week for arriving with pro-Hong Kong

shirts and signs, which do not violate any stated NBA policy.

Coach, Givenchy, and Versace have been forced to issue similar apologies.

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China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

Nets went forward Thursday in Shanghai amid the firestorm of controversy sparked by a tweet sent by an NBA

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (R) drives to the basket during the NBA pre-season match between

took place despite a condition from the Chinese government that Lakers and Nets players, along with NBA

The NBA had already called off scheduled media sessions Wednesday for both teams.

In terms of the events which took place on the court, Nets guard Kyrie Irving was forced to leave the

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

management firm Crutchfield + Partners, said Morey’s tweet, well-intentioned as it was, could cost the NBA

the league, has said it will not show Rockets games and pulled some planned preseason coverage from NBA

was going to be a sponsor of the Lakers-Nets games, have suspended their business dealings with the NBA

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Trump on China

Trump on China

The draft deal recognized that China stole American intellectual property, forced technology transfers

China recently forced the National Basketball Association to apologize for a tweet by one of its executive

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” they said in a statement

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

When major corporations have done something to anger Chinese authorities in recent years, the playbook has called for one thing: an apology. Marriott issued one. So did Delta. Mercedes-Benz, too. T…

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Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Houston Rockets general manager tweeted support for Hong Kong, NBA commissioner tries to play both sides

But not the NBA.

The NBA is on China's side. So Morey was forced to delete his tweet.

On Tuesday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver emerged to clarify.

"The long-held values of the NBA are to support freedom of expression," Silver said.

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China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

The NBA has been rather progressive when it comes to allowing players, coaches and general managers to

They have thrown fits over advertising that used quotes from the Dalai Lama, who has been forced to live

in exile for decades, so it should come as no surprise that they view the GM of an NBA team tweeting

, Elizabeth Warren and Ted Cruz voiced their support for Morey, while simultaneously denouncing the NBA

relationship with a totalitarian government who monitors the periods of women and performs forced abortions

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Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

I am baffled over this NBA uproar.

terribly misguided, terribly illiberal, when 2012′ s Red Dawn remake, which had already been shot, was forced

Well, Hollywood is run by hardcore leftists and the NBA is a male institution.

The outrage at the NBA is not principled, it’s just another left-wing attack against masculinity.

Where were these NBA critics when Hollywood literally sold its artistic soul to the Communist Chinese

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3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

+ Nuggets podcast: Expectations for Michael Porter Jr.’s NBA preseason debut.

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Why the NBA apologized to China over a tweet about Hong Kong

HONG KONG — The NBA is widely seen as the most permissive of the major U.S. sports leagues when it comes

On Sunday, the NBA became the latest international organization to struggle in a tiptoe act with China

The NBA is far from the first company to find itself forced to choose sides on geopolitical issues it

The NBA has been similarly successful on Chinese social media.

The NBA has weathered outrage in China before. Last year, J.J.

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Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Dawut added that, in the camp, she was forced to strip naked in front of multiple male officers and forced

The issue of genocide in China came to the forefront of the sports world on Sunday evening when the NBA

The NBA itself also apologized to China, triggering a stern response from the World Uyghur Congress,

“The NBA has a dismal record of silence & self-censorship on Human Rights in China,” the World Uyghur

Congress said in a statement on Twitter, noting that the NBA established a training camp in Xinjiang

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Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Thumb surgery forced Carter to miss the second half of last season, getting in 44 games before going

One left ankle sprain and one tailbone contusion that forced him to miss Friday’s practice.

“Remember now, he only played 44 games [in his NBA career]. So he’s still a work in progress.’’

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China Attempts to Censor the World

China Attempts to Censor the World

government of China had just banned “South Park” over an episode that lampooned China along with the NBA

The Chinese state broadcaster CCTV made the decision to ban NBA pre-season games after a tweet was posted

arrested in China and subsequently observes the brutal treatment that some of the Chinese prisoners are forced

Parker and Stone issued a biting “official apology” panning China’s ban of “South Park” and jabbing the NBA

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts.

Read full article:: China Attempts to Censor the World...→
Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

At 85, with Jeannine’s constant assistance, Russell still makes many appearances on behalf of the NBA

pass, the relevance of what the old Celtics accomplished will be lost on the young, including today’s NBA

Havlicek’s death forced Cousy to look deeper, to something more personal.

Read full article:: Boston Celtics legends facing their mort...→
Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

craziness of the moment, in which woke corporate values have displaced familiar patriotic values: “NBA

Of course, it’s not just the NBA; it’s Activision Blizzard, it’s Apple and Google.

e-mail newsletter, BIG, Stoller headlined a piece, “How Joe Biden Empowered China’s Censorship of the NBA

internment camps in the Xinjiang region, where as many as one million Uighur Muslims are detained, forced

Read full article:: Virgil: Communist China Is Following Naz...→
Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

hands of the Lords of Baseball by, first, becoming charter members in the Continental League, which forced

You could pick any of the seven games in which this epic Knicks-Rockets NBA Finals battle took place,

Read full article:: Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history ...→
The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

Brown said he wants to be the No. 1 defensive team in the NBA. That seems quite attainable.

He forced a turnover by breaking up a pick-and-roll and then threw down an alley-oop from Simmons on

He looks ready for meaningful NBA minutes.

Read full article:: The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pr...→
Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Since the tweet, Morey was forced to delete the message and issue an effusive apology.

The NBA itself also begged Beijing for forgiveness, but Chinese outlets continued to attack the NBA,

“I’ve responded to NBA-related questions in the past few days,” Geng sighed.

NBA security claimed the sign was “political” – which the NBA does not ban from stands – but did not

An NBA staffer prevented the players from answering the question.

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Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

It’s quite probable that the combined pressure of the various Portland-based activist groups forced a

The NBA is currently embroiled in controversy with China, after Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted

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ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

The Rockets forced Morey to issue an effusive apology to the Communist Party and offered one itself as

The NBA has also apologized on Morey’s behalf.

NBA security officials have expelled individuals from games this week for arriving with pro-Hong Kong

shirts and signs, which do not violate any stated NBA policy.

Coach, Givenchy, and Versace have been forced to issue similar apologies.

Read full article:: ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'Chin...→
Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

In recent years, the NBA has become famously political.

Then the NBA came up against its own corporate interests.

And the NBA caved.

Morey was forced to delete his tweet and walk it back: "I did not intend my tweet to cause any offense

Or the NBA.

Read full article:: Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League'...→
Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

already sidelined for most, if not all, of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon suffered in the NBA

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

management firm Crutchfield + Partners, said Morey’s tweet, well-intentioned as it was, could cost the NBA

the league, has said it will not show Rockets games and pulled some planned preseason coverage from NBA

was going to be a sponsor of the Lakers-Nets games, have suspended their business dealings with the NBA

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Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

The NBA forced Houston general manager Daryl Morey to remove his tweet supporting pro-democracy Hong

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

”And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

I am sure he’s a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

”If you have CCTV and Tencent saying, ‘We’re not airing the NBA,’ that is a huge red flag,” Dees said

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

When major corporations have done something to anger Chinese authorities in recent years, the playbook has called for one thing: an apology. Marriott issued one. So did Delta. Mercedes-Benz, too. T…

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Slush: Fire Season, Smog Alert, West Nile, L.A. Sports Teams Killing It - LA Weekly

However, 12 states and the District of Columbia joined California’s standards, which forced auto makers

In landing NBA champion and superstar Kawhi Leonard along with star forward Paul George, the Clippers

finally are among the elite in the NBA.

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Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

weekend, triggering an international crisis as the repressive Chinese Communist Party demanded the NBA

immediately silence him and the NBA readily complied, issuing an effusive apology.

He later added that the NBA will suffer financial consequences from Morey’s remark, but “if those are

#China #NBA #morey @dmorey pic.twitter.com/Ar5aitFSqS

concentration camps where survivors say they have been subjected to torture, slavery, indoctrination, rape, forced

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China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

The NBA has been rather progressive when it comes to allowing players, coaches and general managers to

They have thrown fits over advertising that used quotes from the Dalai Lama, who has been forced to live

in exile for decades, so it should come as no surprise that they view the GM of an NBA team tweeting

, Elizabeth Warren and Ted Cruz voiced their support for Morey, while simultaneously denouncing the NBA

relationship with a totalitarian government who monitors the periods of women and performs forced abortions

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Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston Rockets, was forced to issued a profuse apology to the communist

The NBA issued an effusive apology after Morey extended support to the movement.

people, mostly Muslim ethnic Uighurs, are subjected to torture, rape, slavery, organ harvesting, and forced

Following the Morey controversy, Marlow noted, “If you’re watching the NBA or supporting that product

The NBA China scandal has created a situation where every young American NBA fan is being challenged

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Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver also attempted to defuse the backlash at home, where the NBA was forced

Parker and Stone issued a fake apology after the program was removed in China, saying, "Like the NBA,

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3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

+ Nuggets podcast: Expectations for Michael Porter Jr.’s NBA preseason debut.

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Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz tweaked the NBA Monday while urging people to watch "South Park" to retaliate against China

Note to @NBA: this is how it’s done.)

The NBA was slammed on Monday after condemning Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey for tweeting

The Chinese Basketball Association suspended its ties with the Rockets, and the NBA released a statement

including main character Stan, form a band, but when a Hollywood producer makes a film about them, they are forced

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Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

NBA officials have spent years cultivating lucrative deals and loyal spectators in China, while also

Araton, a veteran sports journalist and author of "Elevated: The Global Rise of the NBA."

By the mid-1990s, all NBA final games were aired live there.

The business opportunities for the NBA have expanded beyond just watching games.

And professional sports is not the first American industry that has been forced to walk a tightrope when

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Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Dawut added that, in the camp, she was forced to strip naked in front of multiple male officers and forced

The issue of genocide in China came to the forefront of the sports world on Sunday evening when the NBA

The NBA itself also apologized to China, triggering a stern response from the World Uyghur Congress,

“The NBA has a dismal record of silence & self-censorship on Human Rights in China,” the World Uyghur

Congress said in a statement on Twitter, noting that the NBA established a training camp in Xinjiang

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Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Every NBA team could use a backup big like him — he's loud and proud on defense in an effort to keep

I'll be thrilled when we can judge them against other NBA teams in the near future.

the oohs and aahs, but Neto was a pain in the butt for him to get by in one-on-one matchups and he forced

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Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Nobody forced me to, either,” he added.

Former NBA star Chuck Person, the head coach at Auburn University, was busted along with coaches at the

Read full article:: Disgraced sports manager gets another ye...→
Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only fools here  | Opinion

Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only

which started over a proposed extradition agreement whereby, if codified into law, Hong Kong would be forced

The league and players forced Morey to cower because China is a huge multi-billion-dollar market for

the NBA.

In one hypocritical fell swoop, the "woke" NBA became a "joke."

with China's global conquest aims are threatening NBA boycotts.

Read full article:: Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'jok...→
Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

"Snowbird 5, Captain Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shortly before our performance

Snowbird 5, Capt Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shiortly before our performance

"t was really sad to see an American company and indeed a global sports league like the NBA being dragooned

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China President Xi Jinping’s balancing act over Hong Kong | WTOP

So ultimately, Xi may be forced into a bigger risk with Taiwan as a result of what’s happening,” said

Cathay Pacific has borne the brunt of Chinese pressure, which has even extended to US entities like the NBA

But if the waiting game doesn’t pan out, Xi may be forced to put the future strength and stability of

Read full article:: China President Xi Jinping’s balancing a...→
The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

Adam Silver, Goodell’s counterpart in the NBA, was forced into frantic damage control after a tweet from

Had the message come from the manager of a different NBA team, it might have gone unnoticed.

The sports world, or at least the NBA, hasn’t changed its fundamental motive: profit.

By pushing the limits of the league’s tolerance for actual protest, Daryl Morey has inadvertently forced

The China controversy has forced both the NBA’s leaders and fans to contend with an uncomfortable truth

Read full article:: The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have....→
Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

While presenting sports news on a New Zealand TV show on Friday, Brown weighed in on the NBA firestorm

Chinese state television dropped the broadcasts of NBA preseason games in China, among other measures

, to put pressure on both the NBA and Morey for daring to express any criticism of the Chinese government

there are at least one million Uyghurs, a Muslim minority group, imprisoned in China today and being forced

It’s time for American companies and organizations — the NBA, and Google and Apple among them — to stop

Read full article:: Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown ca...→
Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

have decided not to hold media availability for our teams for the remainder of our trip in China,” the NBA

Nets and Lakers players are free to comment on the circumstances without NBA retribution, according to

The NBA’s forced silence should not come as a surprise.

On Thursday, the NBA landed in hot water after a Rockets media relations representative shut down a CNN

Read full article:: Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability...→
American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

China and the NBA

Last Friday, a now-deleted tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey sent China and the NBA

Immediately, the NBA’s Chinese partners suspended all ties with the Houston Rockets, and the NBA released

Morey’s support for basic freedoms, too, was deemed “regrettable” by NBA spokesman Mike Bass. 

businesses standing up to Chinese censorship builds, the shoe will be on the other foot — Beijing will be forced

Read full article:: American businesses shouldn’t give in to...→
Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

NBA IN CHINA: PRO-DEMOCRACY PROTESTORS CAUSE DISRUPTIONS IN CROWD DURING WIZARD GAME

appeared on TV in a gas mask to support the protestors in Hong Kong, but was suspended for a year and forced

manager of the Houston Rockets expressed minor criticism of the Chinese president, and the Rockets were forced

NBA IN CHINA: ROCKETS SHUT DOWN QUESTION ABOUT TWEET FALLOUT

Read full article:: Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double st...→
China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

Nets went forward Thursday in Shanghai amid the firestorm of controversy sparked by a tweet sent by an NBA

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (R) drives to the basket during the NBA pre-season match between

took place despite a condition from the Chinese government that Lakers and Nets players, along with NBA

The NBA had already called off scheduled media sessions Wednesday for both teams.

In terms of the events which took place on the court, Nets guard Kyrie Irving was forced to leave the

Read full article:: China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From...→
Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

has twice delayed the trial – both times, Enes believes, because he spoke out from his position as an NBA

The NBA has since scrambled into damage control, initially with a statement criticizing Morey’s tweet

Fetic said Kanter’s reticence, however, has nothing to do with pressure from the NBA.

The family had previously been forced, under duress, to disown their son due to his support of Gulen.

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Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Piscitelli alleges, among other things, that the former UConn coach once called her “hot” and forced

He turned UConn into a feeder school for the NBA, sending more than two dozen players to the league,

Read full article:: Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused o...→
Trump on China

Trump on China

The draft deal recognized that China stole American intellectual property, forced technology transfers

China recently forced the National Basketball Association to apologize for a tweet by one of its executive

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” they said in a statement

Read full article:: Trump on China...→

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

"And that's exactly what Americans and NBA fans don't want to see their commissioner say," Dees added

I am sure he's a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

Read full article:: Amid rift with China, will the NBA be fo...→

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

basketball fans gather outside of a hotel for a press conference that was later postponed ahead of an NBA

The NBA has postponed Wednesday’s scheduled media sessions in Shanghai for the Brooklyn Nets and Los

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

“And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Houston Rockets general manager tweeted support for Hong Kong, NBA commissioner tries to play both sides

But not the NBA.

The NBA is on China's side. So Morey was forced to delete his tweet.

On Tuesday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver emerged to clarify.

"The long-held values of the NBA are to support freedom of expression," Silver said.

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Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

The NBA furor began when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted his support for Hong Kong

The tweet was swiftly deleted, and the NBA expressed sorrow for the offending words.

It’s easy to see why the NBA does not want to get shut out of China.

Even when they are forced to surrender half of their profits to free-riding Chinese “partners,” few have

This is bigger than just the @NBA.

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Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

If you were expecting Ben Simmons to offer a full-throated explanation of his first made three in an NBA

said it many times and I’ll say it again: if Ben Simmons develops a jump shot, the @76ers will win the NBA

made a gesture] with my hands like, 'Just shoot it if you want it, bro,' because nobody wants to feel forced

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Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

I am baffled over this NBA uproar.

terribly misguided, terribly illiberal, when 2012′ s Red Dawn remake, which had already been shot, was forced

Well, Hollywood is run by hardcore leftists and the NBA is a male institution.

The outrage at the NBA is not principled, it’s just another left-wing attack against masculinity.

Where were these NBA critics when Hollywood literally sold its artistic soul to the Communist Chinese

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Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Portland Memorial Coliseum versus the Trail Blazers, the same squad that prevented them from reaching the NBA

Via email, she wrote, "Unfortunately, Altitude forced AT&T to remove its channel from our customers’

Read full article:: Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model ...→
Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player”

Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

are still defensive coverages and terminologies that he must sort out, but that’s part of becoming an NBA

“I feel like I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player,” said Porter, whose parents will be in

Read full article:: Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to mak...→

Why the NBA apologized to China over a tweet about Hong Kong

HONG KONG — The NBA is widely seen as the most permissive of the major U.S. sports leagues when it comes

On Sunday, the NBA became the latest international organization to struggle in a tiptoe act with China

The NBA is far from the first company to find itself forced to choose sides on geopolitical issues it

The NBA has been similarly successful on Chinese social media.

The NBA has weathered outrage in China before. Last year, J.J.

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Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

he voiced support for Hong Kong protesters, set off an international incident between China and the NBA

NEW: the NBA has released a statement on Daryl Morey: pic.twitter.com/FOI79W31b1

Open letter to all NBA fans:

The NBA is a fan-first league.

In the mid-19th century, China fought two Opium Wars with the British, aided by the French, who forced

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Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

competition for minutes between himself and Trey Burke, the second such tussle between the two in their NBA

for Neto), are capable but unexceptional three-point shooters, and among the smaller players in the NBA

Neto in the scrimmage, but Neto picked him up full court, stayed with him on drives to the rim and forced

Read full article:: Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing S...→
Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Thumb surgery forced Carter to miss the second half of last season, getting in 44 games before going

One left ankle sprain and one tailbone contusion that forced him to miss Friday’s practice.

“Remember now, he only played 44 games [in his NBA career]. So he’s still a work in progress.’’

Read full article:: Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter...→
Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

Louis Cardinals, the Scripps Family, the Disney Family, the Edmonton Oilers and NBA player Kevin Durant

Fox, a three-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, co-founded Echo Fox in 2015 and purchased

prioritized his continued ownership of Echo Fox over the good of the company during the LCS slot sale and forced

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

Read full article:: Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team ...→
China Attempts to Censor the World

China Attempts to Censor the World

government of China had just banned “South Park” over an episode that lampooned China along with the NBA

The Chinese state broadcaster CCTV made the decision to ban NBA pre-season games after a tweet was posted

arrested in China and subsequently observes the brutal treatment that some of the Chinese prisoners are forced

Parker and Stone issued a biting “official apology” panning China’s ban of “South Park” and jabbing the NBA

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts.

Read full article:: China Attempts to Censor the World...→
Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only fools here  | Opinion

Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'joke' when it caved to China, but pampered players aren't the only

which started over a proposed extradition agreement whereby, if codified into law, Hong Kong would be forced

The league and players forced Morey to cower because China is a huge multi-billion-dollar market for

the NBA.

In one hypocritical fell swoop, the "woke" NBA became a "joke."

with China's global conquest aims are threatening NBA boycotts.

Read full article:: Charlie Kirk: The 'woke' NBA became 'jok...→
Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

Boston Celtics legends facing their mortality

At 85, with Jeannine’s constant assistance, Russell still makes many appearances on behalf of the NBA

pass, the relevance of what the old Celtics accomplished will be lost on the young, including today’s NBA

Havlicek’s death forced Cousy to look deeper, to something more personal.

Read full article:: Boston Celtics legends facing their mort...→
Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during Atlanta air show

"Snowbird 5, Captain Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shortly before our performance

Snowbird 5, Capt Kevin Domon-Grenier was forced to eject from his aircraft shiortly before our performance

"t was really sad to see an American company and indeed a global sports league like the NBA being dragooned

Read full article:: Canadian Snowbird plane crashes during A...→
Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

Virgil: Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany's Playbook Against America

craziness of the moment, in which woke corporate values have displaced familiar patriotic values: “NBA

Of course, it’s not just the NBA; it’s Activision Blizzard, it’s Apple and Google.

e-mail newsletter, BIG, Stoller headlined a piece, “How Joe Biden Empowered China’s Censorship of the NBA

internment camps in the Xinjiang region, where as many as one million Uighur Muslims are detained, forced

Read full article:: Virgil: Communist China Is Following Naz...→

China President Xi Jinping’s balancing act over Hong Kong | WTOP

So ultimately, Xi may be forced into a bigger risk with Taiwan as a result of what’s happening,” said

Cathay Pacific has borne the brunt of Chinese pressure, which has even extended to US entities like the NBA

But if the waiting game doesn’t pan out, Xi may be forced to put the future strength and stability of

Read full article:: China President Xi Jinping’s balancing a...→
Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history between two cities

hands of the Lords of Baseball by, first, becoming charter members in the Continental League, which forced

You could pick any of the seven games in which this epic Knicks-Rockets NBA Finals battle took place,

Read full article:: Yankees-Astros adds to riveting history ...→
The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have.

Adam Silver, Goodell’s counterpart in the NBA, was forced into frantic damage control after a tweet from

Had the message come from the manager of a different NBA team, it might have gone unnoticed.

The sports world, or at least the NBA, hasn’t changed its fundamental motive: profit.

By pushing the limits of the league’s tolerance for actual protest, Daryl Morey has inadvertently forced

The China controversy has forced both the NBA’s leaders and fans to contend with an uncomfortable truth

Read full article:: The NBA Hasn’t Changed. We Have....→
The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pretty Darn Good as Sixers Beat Hornets in Preseason Action

Brown said he wants to be the No. 1 defensive team in the NBA. That seems quite attainable.

He forced a turnover by breaking up a pick-and-roll and then threw down an alley-oop from Simmons on

He looks ready for meaningful NBA minutes.

Read full article:: The Backup Plan for Joel Embiid Looks Pr...→
Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown calls out China on human rights

While presenting sports news on a New Zealand TV show on Friday, Brown weighed in on the NBA firestorm

Chinese state television dropped the broadcasts of NBA preseason games in China, among other measures

, to put pressure on both the NBA and Morey for daring to express any criticism of the Chinese government

there are at least one million Uyghurs, a Muslim minority group, imprisoned in China today and being forced

It’s time for American companies and organizations — the NBA, and Google and Apple among them — to stop

Read full article:: Adriana Cohen: Ambassador Scott Brown ca...→
Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly Silences China NBA Tantrum

Since the tweet, Morey was forced to delete the message and issue an effusive apology.

The NBA itself also begged Beijing for forgiveness, but Chinese outlets continued to attack the NBA,

“I’ve responded to NBA-related questions in the past few days,” Geng sighed.

NBA security claimed the sign was “political” – which the NBA does not ban from stands – but did not

An NBA staffer prevented the players from answering the question.

Read full article:: Wrath of Pro-Freedom Americans Abruptly ...→
Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability for Remainder of China Trip | Breitbart

have decided not to hold media availability for our teams for the remainder of our trip in China,” the NBA

Nets and Lakers players are free to comment on the circumstances without NBA retribution, according to

The NBA’s forced silence should not come as a surprise.

On Thursday, the NBA landed in hot water after a Rockets media relations representative shut down a CNN

Read full article:: Silenced: NBA Cancels Media Availability...→
Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partnering with Military Contractor Who Supplies Israel | Breitbart

It’s quite probable that the combined pressure of the various Portland-based activist groups forced a

The NBA is currently embroiled in controversy with China, after Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted

Read full article:: Portland Trail Blazers No Longer Partner...→
American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

American businesses shouldn’t give in to Chinese censorship

China and the NBA

Last Friday, a now-deleted tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey sent China and the NBA

Immediately, the NBA’s Chinese partners suspended all ties with the Houston Rockets, and the NBA released

Morey’s support for basic freedoms, too, was deemed “regrettable” by NBA spokesman Mike Bass. 

businesses standing up to Chinese censorship builds, the shoe will be on the other foot — Beijing will be forced

Read full article:: American businesses shouldn’t give in to...→
ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'China' in NBA Report

The Rockets forced Morey to issue an effusive apology to the Communist Party and offered one itself as

The NBA has also apologized on Morey’s behalf.

NBA security officials have expelled individuals from games this week for arriving with pro-Hong Kong

shirts and signs, which do not violate any stated NBA policy.

Coach, Givenchy, and Versace have been forced to issue similar apologies.

Read full article:: ESPN Uses Illegal Communist Map of 'Chin...→
Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double standard' as they slam Trump but refuse to criticize Chinese president

NBA IN CHINA: PRO-DEMOCRACY PROTESTORS CAUSE DISRUPTIONS IN CROWD DURING WIZARD GAME

appeared on TV in a gas mask to support the protestors in Hong Kong, but was suspended for a year and forced

manager of the Houston Rockets expressed minor criticism of the Chinese president, and the Rockets were forced

NBA IN CHINA: ROCKETS SHUT DOWN QUESTION ABOUT TWEET FALLOUT

Read full article:: Varney: Athletes show 'glaring double st...→
Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League's social activism has a price (and now we know what it is)

In recent years, the NBA has become famously political.

Then the NBA came up against its own corporate interests.

And the NBA caved.

Morey was forced to delete his tweet and walk it back: "I did not intend my tweet to cause any offense

Or the NBA.

Read full article:: Ben Shapiro: China vs. the NBA – League'...→
China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

China Bars NBA Players, Adam Silver From Speaking To Media As Lakers Face Nets In Shanghai

Nets went forward Thursday in Shanghai amid the firestorm of controversy sparked by a tweet sent by an NBA

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (R) drives to the basket during the NBA pre-season match between

took place despite a condition from the Chinese government that Lakers and Nets players, along with NBA

The NBA had already called off scheduled media sessions Wednesday for both teams.

In terms of the events which took place on the court, Nets guard Kyrie Irving was forced to leave the

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Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

already sidelined for most, if not all, of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon suffered in the NBA

The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out

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Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

Enes Kanter’s father goes on trial in Turkey

has twice delayed the trial – both times, Enes believes, because he spoke out from his position as an NBA

The NBA has since scrambled into damage control, initially with a statement criticizing Morey’s tweet

Fetic said Kanter’s reticence, however, has nothing to do with pressure from the NBA.

The family had previously been forced, under duress, to disown their son due to his support of Gulen.

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize? - Breitbart

management firm Crutchfield + Partners, said Morey’s tweet, well-intentioned as it was, could cost the NBA

the league, has said it will not show Rockets games and pulled some planned preseason coverage from NBA

was going to be a sponsor of the Lakers-Nets games, have suspended their business dealings with the NBA

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Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sex discrimination

Piscitelli alleges, among other things, that the former UConn coach once called her “hot” and forced

He turned UConn into a feeder school for the NBA, sending more than two dozen players to the league,

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Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

Biden’s collapsing case and other commentary

The NBA forced Houston general manager Daryl Morey to remove his tweet supporting pro-democracy Hong

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Trump on China

Trump on China

The draft deal recognized that China stole American intellectual property, forced technology transfers

China recently forced the National Basketball Association to apologize for a tweet by one of its executive

“Like the NBA, we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” they said in a statement

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

”And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

I am sure he’s a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

”If you have CCTV and Tencent saying, ‘We’re not airing the NBA,’ that is a huge red flag,” Dees said

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

merchandise sales and media rights, some experts are wondering if anything other than an apology from NBA

"And that's exactly what Americans and NBA fans don't want to see their commissioner say," Dees added

I am sure he's a fine NBA general manager, and I will take at face value his subsequent apology that

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

When major corporations have done something to anger Chinese authorities in recent years, the playbook has called for one thing: an apology. Marriott issued one. So did Delta. Mercedes-Benz, too. T…

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Amid rift with China, will the NBA be forced to apologize?

basketball fans gather outside of a hotel for a press conference that was later postponed ahead of an NBA

The NBA has postponed Wednesday’s scheduled media sessions in Shanghai for the Brooklyn Nets and Los

The NBA, embroiled in a rift caused by a tweet expressing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in

“And that’s exactly what Americans and NBA fans don’t want to see their commissioner say,” Dees added

If China does not broadcast games, this is a major financial problem for the NBA.

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Slush: Fire Season, Smog Alert, West Nile, L.A. Sports Teams Killing It - LA Weekly

However, 12 states and the District of Columbia joined California’s standards, which forced auto makers

In landing NBA champion and superstar Kawhi Leonard along with star forward Paul George, the Clippers

finally are among the elite in the NBA.

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Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Tucker Carlson: 'Woke' NBA shows that China's fascism is good for business and bad for our freedom

Houston Rockets general manager tweeted support for Hong Kong, NBA commissioner tries to play both sides

But not the NBA.

The NBA is on China's side. So Morey was forced to delete his tweet.

On Tuesday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver emerged to clarify.

"The long-held values of the NBA are to support freedom of expression," Silver said.

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Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

Chinese Media on NBA Scandal: 'The Hong Kong Riots Are Just Like 9/11'

weekend, triggering an international crisis as the repressive Chinese Communist Party demanded the NBA

immediately silence him and the NBA readily complied, issuing an effusive apology.

He later added that the NBA will suffer financial consequences from Morey’s remark, but “if those are

#China #NBA #morey @dmorey pic.twitter.com/Ar5aitFSqS

concentration camps where survivors say they have been subjected to torture, slavery, indoctrination, rape, forced

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Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

Carney: Sound and Fury over NBA's China Kowtow May Not Change Much

The NBA furor began when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted his support for Hong Kong

The tweet was swiftly deleted, and the NBA expressed sorrow for the offending words.

It’s easy to see why the NBA does not want to get shut out of China.

Even when they are forced to surrender half of their profits to free-riding Chinese “partners,” few have

This is bigger than just the @NBA.

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China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

China Playing Hardball Over Morey's Tweet

The NBA has been rather progressive when it comes to allowing players, coaches and general managers to

They have thrown fits over advertising that used quotes from the Dalai Lama, who has been forced to live

in exile for decades, so it should come as no surprise that they view the GM of an NBA team tweeting

, Elizabeth Warren and Ted Cruz voiced their support for Morey, while simultaneously denouncing the NBA

relationship with a totalitarian government who monitors the periods of women and performs forced abortions

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Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

Sixers players react to Ben Simmons' made three: 'He's 100 percent from three'

If you were expecting Ben Simmons to offer a full-throated explanation of his first made three in an NBA

said it many times and I’ll say it again: if Ben Simmons develops a jump shot, the @76ers will win the NBA

made a gesture] with my hands like, 'Just shoot it if you want it, bro,' because nobody wants to feel forced

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Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Martel: NBA Scandal Challenging Every Teenager to Condemn China

Daryl Morey, general manager of the Houston Rockets, was forced to issued a profuse apology to the communist

The NBA issued an effusive apology after Morey extended support to the movement.

people, mostly Muslim ethnic Uighurs, are subjected to torture, rape, slavery, organ harvesting, and forced

Following the Morey controversy, Marlow noted, “If you’re watching the NBA or supporting that product

The NBA China scandal has created a situation where every young American NBA fan is being challenged

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Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

Nolte: If You Think the NBA Sucks Up to China, Wait Till You Meet Hollywood

I am baffled over this NBA uproar.

terribly misguided, terribly illiberal, when 2012′ s Red Dawn remake, which had already been shot, was forced

Well, Hollywood is run by hardcore leftists and the NBA is a male institution.

The outrage at the NBA is not principled, it’s just another left-wing attack against masculinity.

Where were these NBA critics when Hollywood literally sold its artistic soul to the Communist Chinese

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Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

Blizzard bans video game star after he supports Hong Kong protests

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver also attempted to defuse the backlash at home, where the NBA was forced

Parker and Stone issued a fake apology after the program was removed in China, saying, "Like the NBA,

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Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Expert: Broken Regional Sports TV Model Screws Nuggets, Avs Fans

Portland Memorial Coliseum versus the Trail Blazers, the same squad that prevented them from reaching the NBA

Via email, she wrote, "Unfortunately, Altitude forced AT&T to remove its channel from our customers’

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3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

3 Colorado players included in XFL’s first list of players in inaugural draft pool

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

+ Nuggets podcast: Expectations for Michael Porter Jr.’s NBA preseason debut.

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Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player”

Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. to make debut Tuesday night: “I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA

lottery pick finally makes his debut, it will be the culmination of an extensive rehab process that forced

are still defensive coverages and terminologies that he must sort out, but that’s part of becoming an NBA

“I feel like I’ve prepared my whole life to be an NBA player,” said Porter, whose parents will be in

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Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz Speaks Up to Support 'South Park,' Ding NBA

Ted Cruz tweaked the NBA Monday while urging people to watch "South Park" to retaliate against China

Note to @NBA: this is how it’s done.)

The NBA was slammed on Monday after condemning Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey for tweeting

The Chinese Basketball Association suspended its ties with the Rockets, and the NBA released a statement

including main character Stan, form a band, but when a Hollywood producer makes a film about them, they are forced

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Why the NBA apologized to China over a tweet about Hong Kong

HONG KONG — The NBA is widely seen as the most permissive of the major U.S. sports leagues when it comes

On Sunday, the NBA became the latest international organization to struggle in a tiptoe act with China

The NBA is far from the first company to find itself forced to choose sides on geopolitical issues it

The NBA has been similarly successful on Chinese social media.

The NBA has weathered outrage in China before. Last year, J.J.

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Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

Firestorm over Hong Kong tweet shows perils of NBA's meteoric rise in China

NBA officials have spent years cultivating lucrative deals and loyal spectators in China, while also

Araton, a veteran sports journalist and author of "Elevated: The Global Rise of the NBA."

By the mid-1990s, all NBA final games were aired live there.

The business opportunities for the NBA have expanded beyond just watching games.

And professional sports is not the first American industry that has been forced to walk a tightrope when

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Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

Brooklyn Nets Owner Doesn't Think It's A Good Idea For Anyone In NBA To Support Hong Kong Protesters

he voiced support for Hong Kong protesters, set off an international incident between China and the NBA

NEW: the NBA has released a statement on Daryl Morey: pic.twitter.com/FOI79W31b1

Open letter to all NBA fans:

The NBA is a fan-first league.

In the mid-19th century, China fought two Opium Wars with the British, aided by the French, who forced

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Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Concentration Camp Survivors: China Using Abortion for Genocide

Dawut added that, in the camp, she was forced to strip naked in front of multiple male officers and forced

The issue of genocide in China came to the forefront of the sports world on Sunday evening when the NBA

The NBA itself also apologized to China, triggering a stern response from the World Uyghur Congress,

“The NBA has a dismal record of silence & self-censorship on Human Rights in China,” the World Uyghur

Congress said in a statement on Twitter, noting that the NBA established a training camp in Xinjiang

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Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

Trey Burke, Raul Neto Already Throwing Shots in Sixers' Backup Point Guard Tussle

competition for minutes between himself and Trey Burke, the second such tussle between the two in their NBA

for Neto), are capable but unexceptional three-point shooters, and among the smaller players in the NBA

Neto in the scrimmage, but Neto picked him up full court, stayed with him on drives to the rim and forced

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Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Instant observations: Matisse Thybulle shines at Sixers' Blue & White scrimmage

Every NBA team could use a backup big like him — he's loud and proud on defense in an effort to keep

I'll be thrilled when we can judge them against other NBA teams in the near future.

the oohs and aahs, but Neto was a pain in the butt for him to get by in one-on-one matchups and he forced

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Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Bulls second-year big man Wendell Carter Jr. still a ‘work in progress’

Thumb surgery forced Carter to miss the second half of last season, getting in 44 games before going

One left ankle sprain and one tailbone contusion that forced him to miss Friday’s practice.

“Remember now, he only played 44 games [in his NBA career]. So he’s still a work in progress.’’

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Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Disgraced sports manager gets another year in prison for NCAA scandal

Nobody forced me to, either,” he added.

Former NBA star Chuck Person, the head coach at Auburn University, was busted along with coaches at the

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Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former Laker Rick Fox Sues Esports Team Partners, Alleges Rampant Fraud

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

Louis Cardinals, the Scripps Family, the Disney Family, the Edmonton Oilers and NBA player Kevin Durant

Fox, a three-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, co-founded Echo Fox in 2015 and purchased

prioritized his continued ownership of Echo Fox over the good of the company during the LCS slot sale and forced

Former NBA player Rick Fox has filed a lawsuit accusing business partners at the esports organization

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