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NBA commissioner looks to meet with Yao Ming to mend fences over rift

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Former NBA basketball player Yao Ming, center, a delegate to the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), leaves after a plenary session of the CPPCC at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Yao is now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, which announced over the weekend it is suspending its ties with the Rockets in retaliation for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet that showed support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters.
Yao Ming is now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, which announced over the weekend it is suspending its ties with the Rockets in retaliation for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet that showed support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before an NBA preseason game between the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday in Saitama, near Tokyo.

NBA commissioner looks to meet with Yao Ming to mend fences over rift

Former NBA basketball player Yao Ming, center, a delegate to the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), leaves after a plenary session of the CPPCC at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Yao is now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, which announced over the weekend it is suspending its ties with the Rockets in retaliation for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet that showed support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters.
Yao Ming is now president of the Chinese Basketball Association, which announced over the weekend it is suspending its ties with the Rockets in retaliation for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet that showed support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before an NBA preseason game between the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday in Saitama, near Tokyo.
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