NBA's Adam Silver Defends LeBron James Following Criticism for China Comments

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NBA's Adam Silver Defends LeBron James Following Criticism for China Comments
NBA's Adam Silver Defends LeBron James Following Criticism for China Comments

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver defended LeBron James and NBA players against criticisms they've faced in wake of the fallout from Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Hong Kong, calling it an "incredibly unfair situation." "I think that these players, I mean, take LeBron who has an incredible track record of doing things that have changed people's lives in the United States to be asked to comment on a difficult foreign issue is, I think, again there's free expression and he should say how he feels," Silver said Monday on ESPN's Get Up! "But, freedom of speech also means the freedom not to speak. And I've often said to players about issues here at home: If it's something you don't know about and you

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