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Charles Barkley Gives His Take on the NBA-China Controversy

Clip: 10/16/2019 | 3m 1s Video has closed captioning.

Since the General Manger of leading NBA franchise, the Houston Rockets, tweeted support for Hong Kong protesters, the political fallout has been huge. The NBA swiftly responded that the statement was "regrettable" and that the organization has "great respect for the history and culture of China." Charles Barkley, a 16 season veteran of the NBA, joins Christiane to give his take on the controversy.

Aired: 10/16/19

Rating: NR

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