Lebron James faces backlash for comments about NBA flap with China

U.S. fans accused the Lakers player of siding with money over free speech and demonstrators in Hong Kong responded by burning his jersey.
0:19 | 10/15/19

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To be index of other news tonight LeBron James facing international backlash now the NBA star criticized for saying the NBA executive who tweeted support for pro democracy protesters in Hong Kong quote. Wasn't educated on the situation at hand saying free speech can have ramifications. Pro democracy demonstrators tonight in Hong Kong responding by burning his Jersey.

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