The league is embroiled in a standoff with China after the Houston Rockets’ common supervisor Daryl Morey tweeted his make stronger for the pro-democracy motion in Hong Kong.
“They [the teams] had been positioned into a sophisticated and unparalleled scenario whilst in a foreign country and we consider it will be unfair to invite them to handle those issues in actual time,” stated a NBA observation Friday.
Macfarlane has since won an apology, with NBA spokesperson Mike Bass pronouncing the incident used to be “inconsistent with how the NBA conducts media occasions.”
The LA Lakers and Brooklyn Nets are set for a rematch in Shenzhen Saturday, the remaining recreation of the NBA’s pre-season excursion of Asia. The Nets gained the primary recreation in Shanghai 114-111.