1. 'I gotta welcome Steve to the club': The Warriors and Kerr absorb another round of political backlash  The Athletic
  2. Donald Trump chastises 'little boy' Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich over NBA's China flap  Yahoo Sports
  3. It took an uncomfortably long time, but Adam Silver got it right on NBA and China  The Washington Post
  4. Dennis Rodman wants to fix NBA's fallout with China  New York Post
  5. Trump on Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich  Los Angeles Times
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Controversy over the NBA's relationship with China dragged the Warriors into the spotlight, though they didn't have much to say about it.Controversy over the NBA's relationship with China dragged the Warriors into the spotlight, though they didn't have much to say about it.

‘I gotta welcome Steve to the club’: The Warriors and Kerr absorb another round of political backlash – The Athletic

Controversy over the NBA's relationship with China dragged the Warriors into the spotlight, though they didn't have much to say about it.Controversy over the NBA's relationship with China dragged the Warriors into the spotlight, though they didn't have much to say about it.

‘I gotta welcome Steve to the club’: The Warriors and Kerr absorb another round of political backlash – The Athletic

President Donald Trump said the NBA has to "work out their own situation" with China while criticizing coaches Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich, saying they "were pandering to China."President Donald Trump said the NBA has to "work out their own situation" with China while criticizing coaches Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich, saying they "were pandering to China."

President Donald Trump critical of Warriors' Steve Kerr, Spurs' Gregg Popovich for response to China controversy

NBA legend Dennis Rodman thinks he's the key to helping the NBA mend fences with China after a week of fighting over its influence on American companies with which it does business.NBA legend Dennis Rodman thinks he's the key to helping the NBA mend fences with China after a week of fighting over its influence on American companies with which it does business.

'I know a thing or two about diplomacy': Dennis Rodman wants to help the NBA solve its China problem | Daily Mail Online

An NBA fan was ejected from a Philadelphia 76ers pre-season game after shouting support for Hong Kong. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey sparked outrage with a since-deleted tweet showing support for anti-government protesters in Hong Kong.  The NBA has close connections with China, who are vitally important to their business, including streaming partner Tencent, who have a $1.5mAn NBA fan was ejected from a Philadelphia 76ers pre-season game after shouting support for Hong Kong. Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey sparked outrage with a since-deleted tweet showing support for

NBA fan ejected from game for supporting Hong Kong amid China controversy | The Independent

If the NBA really wanted to make a statement, it should have never issued a statement, much less two. No need to complicate things when two team owners had already genuflected to the irate citizens of China. Or when James Harden took it upon himself to apologize to an entire…

Freedom of speech has its consequences for NBA - Japan Today

China’s reaction to Morey’s tweet is lamentable and at odds with China’s status as a global superpower.China’s reaction to Morey’s tweet is lamentable and at odds with China’s status as a global superpower.

Is China’s government ever going to grow up? - The Washington Post

Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted in support of the Hong Kong protesters, China lashed out, NBA distanced itself and Morey issued a grovelling apology - Latest India News from Opindia.comHouston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted in support of the Hong Kong protesters, China lashed out, NBA distanced itself and Morey issued a grovelling apology - Latest India News from Opindia.com

NBA fiasco: Threat to Liberal World Order by China and how India can gain

“Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he supports the comments from NBA commish Adam Silver surrounding the controversy with the league and China. https://t.co/kKadrF6Xwp”

Will Manso on Twitter: "Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he supports the comments from NBA commish Adam Silver surrounding the controversy with the league and China.… https://t.co/eCn0y2L7Wt"

“Just had our “Free Hong Kong” sign confiscated at Capitol One Arena at the Wizards game against the Guangzhou Long Lions. #FreeHongKong #NBA #Censorship https://t.co/on1O4QdBUi”

Jon Schweppe on Twitter: "Just had our “Free Hong Kong” sign confiscated at Capitol One Arena at the Wizards game against the Guangzhou Long Lions. #FreeHongKong #NBA #Censorship… https://t.co/tJBrKbzphl"

“Here's Trump mocking Steve Kerr https://t.co/5uP67tBNxB”

Aaron Rupar on Twitter: "Here's Trump mocking Steve Kerr… "

“Our “Google Uyghurs” sign has been confiscated. https://t.co/fX4tF4oOxR”

Jon Schweppe on Twitter: "Our “Google Uyghurs” sign has been confiscated.… "

Adding to the list of organizations kowtowing to China, FIFA handed down a fine after Hong Kong national team supporters booed the Chinese national anthem.FIFA slapped the Hong Kong national team with a fine for anti-Chinese sentiments.

Hong Kong National Team Fans Earn FIFA Sancitons

Adding to the list of organizations kowtowing to China, FIFA handed down a fine after Hong Kong national team supporters booed the Chinese national anthem.FIFA slapped the Hong Kong national team with a fine for anti-Chinese sentiments.

Hong Kong National Team Fans Earn FIFA Sancitons

The NBA has a giant mess on its hands with no easy solution in sight and is now getting formal suggestions from the American government on how to solve it.The NBA has a giant mess on its hands with no easy solution in sight and is now getting formal suggestions from the American government on how to solve it.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ted Cruz urge NBA to suspend China activity

“We were saying, ‘Free Hong Kong,’’ said Sam Wachs, who was kicked out of Tuesday's game, per NBC10. “What’s wrong with that?”“We were saying, ‘Free Hong Kong,’’ said Sam Wachs, who was kicked out of Tuesday's game, per NBC10. “What’s wrong with that?”

76ers say fans who held up signs supporting the protests in Hong Kong ejected for 'disrupting the fan experience' - Insider

An array of NBA China’s Chinese-owned official partners have halted business with the league and its pre-season exhibition games in the country are in doubt…An array of NBA China’s Chinese-owned official partners have halted business with the league and its pre-season exhibition games in the country are in doubt, as the fallout continues from the tweet by…

Slew of NBA’s Chinese sponsors suspend ties | SportBusiness

Every February, halfway through its 82-game season, America’s National Basketball Association takes a break for its all-star game. A long weekend of festivities draws together top players, celebrities, business leaders and fans in a celebration of the league that, more than any other American sporEvery February, halfway through its 82-game season, America’s National Basketball Association takes a break for its all-star game. A long weekend of festivities draws together top players...

Liberals in a league of their own for hypocrisy | Comment | The Times

“Why did you apologize? Only for the money?”

Chinese fans start turning on James Harden after he expresses support for Adam Silver – Shanghaiist

“Why did you apologize? Only for the money?”

Chinese fans start turning on James Harden after he expresses support for Adam Silver – Shanghaiist

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