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Shaq backs Rockets executive Morey over China-NBA row

Oct 23, 2019 - 12:45 PM

Shaquille O'Neal says Americans are 'allowed to speak up about injustices' after Rockets' Daryl Morey tweeted support for Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters

SPEAK UP. Los Angeles Lakers legend Shaquille O'neal says nothing should inhibit free speech. File photo by M. David Leeds/EPA

China denies telling NBA to fire exec over Hong Kong tweet

Oct 18, 2019 - 4:14 PM

A foreign ministry official denies NBA commissioner Adam Silver's claims that China asked the league to fire a controversial Rockets executive

Photo by Hector Retamal AFP

LeBron under fire for comments on NBA-China row

Oct 15, 2019 - 8:58 PM

After criticizing a Rockets executive for angering China with a 'misinformed' tweet, LeBron James draws flak for 'parroting communist propaganda'

EMBATTLED. The outspoken LeBron James gets into trouble for his opinion on the raging NBA controversy. Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP

Rockets exec says Hong Kong tweet not meant to offend China

Oct 07, 2019 - 3:34 PM

The Rockets have received flak from Chinese fans after general manager Daryl Morey tweeted 'Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong'

ON THE DEFENSIVE. Daryl Morey says his views do not represent the Houston Rockets or the NBA. Photo from Instagram/@darylmorey

'We love China': Harden sorry over Rockets GM's Hong Kong tweet

Oct 07, 2019 - 1:40 PM

The tweet sent out by Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has cost the franchise TV exposure and sponsorship in the lucrative Chinese market

DAMAGE CONTROL. James Harden says he 'loves' playing in China. File photo Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

Houston Rockets owner distances team from exec's Hong Kong comment

Oct 06, 2019 - 11:38 AM

'Daryl Morey does not speak for the Houston Rockets,' tweets Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta

CHINESE FAN BASE. James Harden and the Houston Rockets enjoy a huge following from China. Photo from Houston Rockets Twitter

Holding Court: The best of the NBA season

Apr 10, 2014 - 11:42 PM

As NBA regular season comes to a close columnist Bert Ramirez gives his picks for the season s top individual awards