2020 SeasonAll times ET
LeBron James said he believes Daryl Morey "wasn't educated" before sending out a tweet in support of antigovernment protesters in Hong Kong that damaged relations between China and the NBA.
During a meeting with NBA commissioner Adam Silver, several players from the Nets and Lakers voiced frustration about being in the middle of the dispute between the league and China, sources told ESPN.
Here is our look at the best teams to watch this season and what makes them special.
After a long week in China, where the NBA's burgeoning business was tested nearly to its breaking point, the Nets and Lakers are heading home after their preseason games ended without incident.
Lakers star Anthony Davis suffered a sprained right thumb in the first quarter of Saturday's preseason game against the Nets in Shenzhen, China; an MRI on Monday came back clean.
The NBA will not be holding media availability for the rest of the Lakers' and Nets' trip to China, citing the "complicated and unprecedented situation" the teams are in.
The NBA game in China between the Lakers and Nets was played Thursday, but there was no media availability of any kind for either team.
Points Per Game111.816th
Rebounds Per Game46.66th
Assists Per Game25.611th
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