Hong Kong Protests Put N.B.A. on Edge in China
A tweet from the Houston Rockets general manager prompted a backlash in China, making things uncomfortable for a league used to its players and representatives speaking out on politics.
The New York Times
CCTV, China’s state broadcaster, said it would suspend broadcasts of the NBA’s pre-season games. The decision follows backlash in China over a tweet that expressed support for protesters in Hong Kong.