Lawson Chinese. The CBA banned Lawson over the weekend after posting a picture of himself with a woman in an

[ Lawson explains post that got him banned from Chinese league ]
NBA free agent point guard says Instagram story was not intended to be racist and that he “meant no disrespect.

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The CBA banned Lawson over the weekend after posting a picture of himself with a woman in an Instagram story, as relayed by Emiliano Carchia of Sportando.

While the woman’s face was not revealed, Lawson indicated elsewhere in the story that she was Chinese, writing that “Chinese women got cakes on the low.”

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Date: 2020-09-22 00:39:54 +0000
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Ex-NBA player Ty Lawson speaks out on Chinese league ban, NSFW IG post

On Saturday, Lawson posted two NSFW images on his Instagram story while in a club in China. Lawson’s first post featured a lewd comment about Chinese women, then he posted a selfie of him dancing with a woman.

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Lawson went back to Instagram on Monday to address the strong reaction to his posts, particular the racial connotations of the word ‘cake.’

Lawson also clarified that he was not in a strip club, and he relayed an anecdote about teaching Chinese peers of him about a Lil Uzi Vert song to illustrate that he is not ‘disrespectful’ towards Chinese people.

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Date: 2020-09-21T22:09:57+00:00
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Marvin Williams retires after 15-year career

But Marvin Williams outlasted that conversation, turned into a quality player and carved out a 15-year NBA career.

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Bucks forward Marvin Williams told @TheUndefeated he is retiring from playing in the NBA after 15 seasons. ‘I’ve been very blessed. God has been very, very good to me,’ Williams said.

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The Hawks drafted Williams, who didn’t even start in his lone season at North Carolina, based on his upside. He had the size, athleticism and diverse skill set to intrigue. But Williams never put it all together, creating plenty of frustration in Atlanta.

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What went wrong during Todd Reirden’s tenure? Capitals GM Brian MacLellan explains

Todd Reirden came to Washington six years ago as a highly respected assistant coach. He got the opportunity to take over as head coach and was handed a championship roster, but now he finds himself out of the job after just two years. In his two years as head coach, Reirden led the team to an 89-46-16 record and two division championships. But each season was capped off with a disappointing first-round exit accompanied in slips to the team structure and discipline. This was ultimately what led to his dismissal on Sunday.

When Barry Trotz resigned as head coach of the Capitals, it was a disappointing moment for the franchise, but it did not take long for general manager Brian MacLellan to find a replacement in Reirden.

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