Fox News - 52 min 44 sec ago
Muhammad Ali's ex-wife slammed LeBron James in wake of the Los Angeles Lakers superstar's comment that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey was misinformed when he tweeted in support of pro-democracy Hong Kong protesters.
Reuters - 4 hours 29 min ago
On Oct. 4, a Chinese trader noticed a sharp drop in the price of crypto tokens backed by Nike's Air Jordan sneakers on a U.S.-based exchange after the general manager of the NBA's Houston Rockets tweeted support for the protests in Hong Kong.
Sky Sports - 4 hours 54 min ago
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has told reporters he believes his comments on Monday - regarding a tweet by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in favour of an independent Hong Kong - were taken out of context, calling the circumstances as a whole "tough."...
Sky Sports - 5 hours 4 min ago
Houston Rockets guard Gerald Green's broken foot is worse than expected, according to reports. ...
Fox News - 11 hours 26 min ago
Multiple ESPN personalities have weighed in on the ongoing controversy between the NBA and China, with some defending superstar LeBron James for his recent remarks knocking Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey for his tweet supporting Hong Kong protesters.
Huffington Post - 13 hours 25 min ago
The Los Angeles Lakers forward chastised the Houston Rockets general manager and his comments supporting pro-democracy Hong Kong protesters.
Fox News - 14 hours 9 min ago
New York Post columnist Miranda Devine said Tuesday that NBA star LeBron James has "shown that he has sold his soul for money" after James criticized Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's tweet supporting pro-democracy protests in Hong-Kong.
Reuters - 16 hours 6 min ago
LeBron James sparked anger on social media on Tuesday after the Los Angeles Lakers star suggested that Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey "wasn't educated" when he sent a tweet in support of protesters in Hong Kong earlier this month.
NPR - 16 hours 21 min ago
James said he believed Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey "wasn't educated on the situation at hand" when he expressed support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
The Guardian - 16 hours 24 min ago
NBA star said freedom of speech can carry a lot of negative' Relationship between NBA and China is under strain Protestors in Hong Kong have burned LeBron James jerseys after the NBA star said that freedom of speech can lead to "a lot of negative". James made his comments after the fallout between the NBA and China over the anti-government protests in Hong Kong. The lucrative relationship between the league and China has been damaged since the Houston Rockets general manager, Daryl Morey...
The Hill - 16 hours 46 min ago
Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter on Tuesday hit back at NBA star LeBron James for his critical comments about the Houston Rockets general manager whose tweet about Hong Kong protesters caused an uproar in China.Ja...
Fox News - 16 hours 52 min ago
Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter on Tuesday appeared to take shots at NBA superstar Lebron James after he criticized Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey for tweeting in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
SFGate - 17 hours 3 sec ago
HBO comedian John Oliver did not hold back in the latest episode of "Last Week Tonight" when discussing Houston Rockets general manger Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet and the NBA's response.
Roll Call - 17 hours 17 min ago
Basketball megastar LeBron James has finally leapt into the NBA's ongoing controversy over Houston Rockets executive Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Chinese protesters. Some critics, including Sen. Josh Hawley, find James's stance sorely lacking. "I don't want to get into a ... feud with Daryl Morey but I believe he wasn't educated on the situation at hand and he spoke," James told reporters Monday ahead of a preseason game with the Golden State Warriors. "So many...
Los Angeles Times - 17 hours 30 min ago
In criticizing Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, LeBron James revealed that even the sports world's leading social equality warrior has his limits.
People - 18 hours 49 sec ago
LeBron James is finding himself on defense as he faces heat over his comments about Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey and the China controversy. On Monday, the Los Angeles Lakers player spoke for the first time about Morey's Oct. 4 tweet which showed support for Hong Kong amid recent protests against a proposed bill that would allow extraditions from the semiautonomous territory to China and told reporters that he believed the NBA executive had been "misinformed" about the...
Forbes - 23 hours 54 min ago
Management ultimately decided to pull the plug on the James Harden-Chris Paul partnership, mortgaging the future in a stunning summer trade for Thunder guard Russell Westbrook. Now the question becomes whether the Rockets can make it work.
CBS News - 23 hours 55 min ago
For the first time, LeBron James is taking on the standoff between the NBA and China. On Monday night, the basketball star said Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey was "misinformed" or "not really educated" when he sent a tweet last week in support of Hong Kong's anti-government movement. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.