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EPISODE 2 - China Buys LeBron's Silence?

Even in the face of controversy, LeBron James has never backed down when standing against injustice. Does his unwillingness to discuss the issues in Hong Kong signal a change in approach? Or does the size of the Chinese market, or its distance from the U.S., justify a different approach?  (50:01)

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LeBron James draws scrutiny for comments critical of Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/10/15/lebron-james-criticizes-daryl-moreys-decision-send-controversial-hong-kong-tweet/

LeBron James: Daryl Morey was 'misinformed' before sending tweet about China and Hong Kong.
https://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/27847951/daryl-morey-was-misinformed-sending-tweet-china-hong-kong

The raging controversy over the NBA, China, and the Hong Kong protests, explained.
https://www.vox.com/2019/10/7/20902700/daryl-morey-tweet-china-nba-hong-kong

Daryl Morey backtracks after Hong Kong tweet causes Chinese backlash.
https://www.bbc.com/news/business-49956385