NBA Joins NFL to Warn Texas Over Transgender Bathroom Bill

AUSTIN - Put the NBA on the growing list of sports organizations warning Texas over its proposed transgender bathroom bill.In a statement to Fox Business, Spokesman Mike Bass said the NBA weighs a number of considerations before choosing where to hold major events, including how fans would be treated."We consider a wide range of factors when making decisions about host locations for league-wide events like the All-Star Game — foremost among them is ensuring the environment where those who participate and attend are treated fairly and equally," Bass said.The NBA's warning was issued just a week after the NFL said state laws that conflict with the league's commitment to embrace inclusiveness could be a deciding factor in where major events like the Super Bowl are held.   Continue reading...

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