On October 9th, Beijing time, Rockets general manager Morey’s irresponsible speech in Hong Kong continued to ferment and gradually affected the NBA China. Earlier, the Shanghai Sports Federation announced that the night of the fans scheduled to be held tonight will be cancelled.
The notice issued by the Shanghai Municipal Sports Association said:
“In view of the inappropriate comments made by the Houston Rockets general manager Morey of the NBA League and the improper statement of NBA President Xiao Hua, the fans of the “2019NBA Fans Night” originally scheduled to be held at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center at 18:00 on October 9th. The interactive event will be cancelled.”
In addition, some fans photographed, at the entrance of the Oriental Sports Center, the staff is dismantling the billboards of the fans’ activities.