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NBA Commissioner says league hit by huge financial losses due to Hong Kong tweet

Reuters Friday, 18 October 2019
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said on Thursday that the fallout following a tweet from a Houston Rockets official who backed the Hong Kong democracy protests has already cost the league substantial financial losses in China.
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