Netease Sports reported on October 19:
Since the NBA rematch to the smooth end of the playoffs, the problem of low ratings has plagued them.
The unexpectedly low ratings have caused many Republican officials and even President Trump to publicly mock the NBA because of the political statements of NBA stars and their political expressions in jerseys, stadiums and other places.
After the rematch, the players chose a political declaration printed on the jersey as a substitute for their names, which caused a lot of controversy. And some polls also show that more and more Republicans are disgusted with the NBA.
Some polling analysts said that many conservatives have basically equated the NBA with the "Black People's Fate" movement. "The NBA has become a political issue."
一些民意分析人士说，许多保守派人士将NBA等同于“黑人的命运”运动。 “ NBA已经成为一个政治问题。”
According to industry insiders, the sluggish ratings of the NBA Finals made the president
An insider said: "For Adam, this is a question of trade-offs. Sometimes you make this balance and the result is a failure."
Xiao Hua knows that the NBA is mainly composed of black players, and they have also made it clear that they require the league to express and act on the issue of equal rights for blacks. If Xiao Hua also considers the issue of "Republicans also watch the ball", I am afraid they will be regarded by the players betray.