Outrage across China after NBA player vandalizes Great Wall with signature

Outrage across China after NBA player vandalizes Great Wall with signature
Killroy was here (Image via Weibo)

Note to international travelers: Locals usually don’t take kindly to visitors who deface treasured landmarks.

Bobby Brown, a professional NBA player with the Houston Rockets, apparently learned that the hard way during a recent trip to China.

Brown, who hasn’t played professionally for almost six years, recently signed with the Houston Rockets. He traveled to China for the NBA’s Global Game and stuck around to do a little sightseeing after a big win against the New Orleans Pelicans.

The NBA player paid a visit to one of China’s most iconic landmarks– the Great Wall– and decided to leave a little memory of himself behind. Using some chalk, the pro athelete scrawled his initials into a section of the ancient wall and boasted of his artwork on Weibo (China’s version of Twitter): “Had a blast at the Great Wall of China today,” he wrote with a photo of his signature.

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