NBA signs million-dollar deal with Chinese Communist Party, senator demands contract details

U.S. 03/06/21, 13:03

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), is questioning the National Basketball Association's (NBA) controversial new reported deal with Chinese Communist Party-controlled Chinese state television (CCTV). Blackburn is the latest official to raise formal concerns about the league's relationship with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). In a two-page letter sent to NBA Commissioner Adam ...

NBA complicit in slave labor under Chinese Communist Party continues

U.S. 12/16/20, 16:46

Despite the strong evidence of slave labor under the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in Xinjiang and other parts of China, the NBA prefers to remain silent and not speak out on the issue, despite its close ties to the CCP, both because of the promising Chinese audience and because of ...

Due to low audience attendance, NBA eliminates jersey messages

U.S. 10/10/20, 17:55

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has reaffirmed that for next season, the players' jerseys will not have messages of social causes amid the low ratings the basketball league is experiencing. "My sense is there’ll be somewhat a return to normalcy, that those messages will largely be left to be delivered off the ...

‘Get woke go broke’: NBA rating drops 23%, the lowest in 5 years

U.S. 09/02/20, 16:02

Despite the fact that the NBA has done everything it can to align itself with the "social justice" trend by putting political messages on its T-shirts, supporting the message of the Marxist group Black Lives Matters and even kneeling during the national anthem, its rating continues to drop and is ...

Few viewers at NBA and MLB comeback debuts

Basketball 08/03/20, 19:04

The NBA league schedule had been suspended after the outbreak of the CCP Virus, and after more than two months made its big comeback on July 30, but the viewers' response was not what was expected as reported by Breitbart. Baseball and basketball at the highest level are more politicized than ...

CNN ignores report of human rights abuses at NBA training camp in China

U.S. 07/31/20, 11:01

Despite the seriousness of the allegations of physical abuse and a lack of education of athletes, on July 30 CNN’s Wolf Blitzer interviewed for more than 15 minutes NBA Commissioner Adam Silver without mentioning the subject and focusing on the challenges of resuming the season amid the pandemic, reported Fox ...

Human rights violations denounced at NBA youth training schools in China

U.S. 07/30/20, 18:12

The NBA's youth training schools in China are reportedly a hotbed of students' physical abuse and mistreatment. Youth who enroll in NBA academies in China are physically beaten by their instructors and not provided with proper education; an ESPN report released Wednesday said. According to Fox News, the report said the academies, ...

NBA prevents personalization of ‘FreeHongKong’ T-shirts in support of democracy

U.S. 07/14/20, 18:02

The National Basketball Association's (NBA) online store prohibited people from ordering customizable T-shirts with the phrase 'FreeHongKong' printed on the back to support the former British colony's democracy movements. As reported by the Daily Wire, sports commentator Clay Travis posted a video on Twitter showing that when he tried to name ...