Rockets GM Daryl Morey tries to defuse tenuous spot with China after Hong Kong tweet
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The NBA and the Houston Rockets are embroiled in a tenuous situation with China over a since-deleted tweet from general manager Daryl Morey regarding protests in Hong Kong.

Following Morey’s tweet, which expressed support for Hong Kong, multiple Chinese businesses, including the Chinese Basketball Association and Tencent Sports, which is the NBA’s exclusive digital partner in China, have suspended business relations with the Rockets, according to Reuters and China Global Television Network.

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