NBA, ratings plummeting, eyes backing off the on-court politics for next season

NBA, ratings plummeting, eyes backing off the on-court politics for next season
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[Ed. – What do you know. Going broke isn’t a good trade for getting woke.]

[N]ow that ratings are in the tank, NBA commissioner Adam Silver says the NBA is rethinking its decision while planning the next season.

Silver told ESPN that while the organization remains fully committed to social justice causes in the U.S. — but not in China, where real systemic problems exist — the NBA will likely make a “return to normalcy” next season.

“My sense is there’ll be somewhat a return to normalcy, that those messages will largely be left to be delivered off the floor, and I understand those people who are saying ‘I’m on your side, but I want to watch a basketball game,'” Silver acknowledged.

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