NBA-China controversy exposed how dependent American basketball is on Beijing, FS1's Jason Whitlock says
The controversy unleashed after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey expressed public support for the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests revealed the NBA's strong dependence on China, according to Jason Whitlock. China heavily influences American basketball, especially through sneaker companies who sponsor the sport and do business with Beijing, Whitlock, a Fox Sports 1 host, claimed Tuesday on " Tucker Carlson Tonight."
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Former Kansas City Star Columnist Jason Whitlock Smacks Down NBA On China
Local Internets and social media is rotten with former KC Star exiles. Some of them are doing worthwhile stuff and sharing great journalism, some are trying to flex their political muscles, most are hustling cringe-y pay-for-play deals whilst others have become embittered about their career stagnation and have turned into trolls . . . Meanwhile, only BIG SEXY remains a relevant mover & shaker on the national news scene. The latest example on a subject dominating the discourse: