Demonstrators stomped on Lebron James jerseys during a rally at the Southorn Playground in Hong Kong this morning.
Protesters in Hong Kong have thrown basketballs at a photo of LeBron James and chanted their anger about comments the Los Angeles Lakers star made about free speech during a rally in support of NBA commissioner Adam Silver and Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, whose tweet in support of the Hong Kong protests touched off a firestorm of controversy in China.
LeBron made his comments.
LeBron James Says Daryl Morey “Wasn’t Educated on the Situation” When He Tweeted Support for Hong Kong https://t.co/qM1G01vQUz
— SportsGossip.com (@sportsgossip) October 15, 2019
And that set everything off.
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