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So Much For Being Social Justice Warriors… NBA Adds Another Authoritarian Government To List Of Friends

According to Outkick, the NBA will have multiple preseason games held in Abu Dhabi, which is in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the move makes sense from a financial standpoint. The UAE is a relatively untapped market for the league, and it has quite a bit of wealth. Expanding their fan base in the Middle East, particularly in a nation with so many folks driving Lamborghinis and Ferraris, could prove to be very lucrative.