Enes Kanter is awesome. He may also get himself cut.
China is a real problem for the NBAs commitment to social justice. You can't let your players use their platform to criticize the U.S. government but deny them the same opportunity to criticize a totalitarian state.The Boston Celtics are facing blowback in China after center Enes Kanter posted a video voicing his support for Tibetan independence.
The reaction was swift. Chinese video-streaming giant Tencent cut the live broadcast of Wednesday's NBA game between the Celtics and the New York Knicks. On Thursday, Chinese social media was filled with angry fans calling for a boycott.