Zion Williamson To Miss SEVERAL Weeks Of NBA…

And another player bites the dust. Seems like the season for injuries and everyone will have to wait a few more weeks before NBa rookie Zion Williamson’s regular-season debut as he goes down with a knee injury just before seasons tip-off

NBA says Chinese wanted Morey's firing; China…

NBA says Chinese asked for Daryl Morey's firing over Hong Kong tweet; Chinese government denies that claim

China Denies Asking NBA for Daryl Morey to Be…

China Denies Asking NBA for Daryl Morey to Be Fired . A spokesman for China's foreign ministry released a statement regarding the Rockets general manager. . NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday that Chinese officials demanded Morey be fired. . Obviously, we made clear that we were being asked to fire him by the Chinese government, by the parties we dealt with, government and business. , Adam Silver, via 'Time' 100 Health Summit. We said, 'There's no chance that's happening. There's no chance we'll even discipline him.' , Adam Silver, via 'Time' 100 Health Summit. The Chinese government canceled NBA media events and refused to broadcast NBA preseason games . in response to a tweet by Morey in support of protesters in the Hong Kong riots on Oct. 4. . Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong. , Daryl Morey, via Twitter. Morey has since apologized for his tweet.

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Wizards sign Beal to 2-year, $72 million extension

All-Star guard Bradley Beal agrees on 2-year, $72 million extension with the Washington Wizards

LeBron James and Lakers Canceled Appearances and…

LeBron James and Lakers Canceled Appearances and Lost Endorsements in China . James and the Los Angeles Lakers played two preseason games against the Brooklyn Nets in China last week. . Following a tweet by Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in support of protesters in the Hong Kong riots, . the Chinese government canceled NBA media events and refused to broadcast NBA preseason games. . The trip to China also had business consequences for James. . A lot of individual appearances got canceled ... obviously, yes, a lot of people had some business to take care of while they were over there. , LeBron James, via statement. James skipped his annual China appearance earlier this summer to work on ‘Space Jam 2.’ . Anthony Davis, Kyle Kuzma and Rajon Rondo all faced canceled events on the trip, according to ESPN. . Another unnamed Lakers teammate lost a $1 million endorsement as a result of the NBA's China conflict.

Soccer star Rapinoe, boxer Shields win…

Soccer star Rapinoe, boxing champ Shields honored as sportswomen of year by Billie Jean King's Women's Sports Foundation

APNewsBreak: Liberty to play at Barclays starting…

APNewsBreak: WNBA's New York Liberty to play at Barclays Center next year