"We believe the recent legislation eliminates the most egregious aspects of the prior law," NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said. Some advocates for transgender rights have criticized the decision.
The NBA All-Star game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than anticipated. The NBA announced that the All-Star weekend will be held Feb. 15-17 in Charlotte and the game will be played at the Spectrum Center, home of the Charlotte Hornets. The league had selected Charlotte...
The NBA is giving the All-Star game back to Charlotte in 2019 because North Carolina rolled back pieces of its anti-LGBT law. LGBT groups aren’t happy.
The offer was put back on the table after North Carolina passed a "compromise" bill that repealed House Bill 2.
Does North Carolina’s new bill really meet the NBA’s expectation?
A person familiar with the situation says the 2019 NBA All-Star game will be held in Charlotte.
Equality NC and HRC responded to the NBA’s decision to bring back the All-Star Game to Charlotte in 2019. The NBA had previously moved their 2017 All-Star game from Charlotte in response to HB2, the deeply discriminatory law that put LGBTQ North Carolinians in harm's way and cost the state over $600 million. Show More Summary
The NBA announces the 2019 All-Star game will be held in Charlotte at Spectrum Center, home of Hornets.
The League is bringing back All-Star after the repeal of North Carolina's controversial "Bathroom Bill." The post Charlotte To Host 2019 NBA All-Star Game appeared first on SLAMonline.
House Bill 2, which was discriminatory against the LGBT community, was repealed and replaced with HB-142. The NBA and the city of Charlotte have finalized a deal to bring the 2019 All-Star Game to the largest city in North Carolina, the league announced Wednesday. Show More Summary
The game had been set for Charlotte last February, but the N.B.A. moved it because of a state law restricting the rights of LGBT people.
NBA relocated 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte due to state’s controversial House Bill 2.
The NBA says the 2019 All-Star game will be held in Charlotte at Spectrum Center, home of Hornets.
Less than a year after the NBA pulled the '17 All-Star Game from Charlotte 'cause of a controversial state law... the league announced the '19 ASG is headed back to the city after the bill was repealed. Here's the situation... in July, 2016, the…
The NBA announced Wednesday that Charlotte will host the 2019 All-Star Weekend after the league had taken this year’s game away from the city because of North Carolina’s so-called “bathroom bill,” which required transgender individuals to use public restrooms that correspond with the sex listed on their birth certificates. The state recently repealed some portions […]
The city was originally supposed to host the game this year, but the NBA moved it due to political reasons
The Charlotte Observer reports: The NBA and Charlotte have finalized a deal to bring the 2019 All-Star Weekend to the Queen City, the Observer has learned. The three-day event will be held on a Friday through Sunday, Feb. 15-17, climaxing in Sunday night’s All-Star Game. Show More Summary
A person familiar with the situation says the 2019 NBA All-Star game will be coming to Charlotte. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the league has not announced the decision ...
Players hoping for free trips to Hawaii are going to continue to be disappointed. The NFL announced that this year’s Pro Bowl would return to Orlando, after last year’s successful debut there last year. The all-star game will be held in Camping World Stadium on Jan. 28, and will be broadcast by ESPN and simulcast…
NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association announced today that Charlotte will host NBA All-Star 2019. The 68th NBA All-Star Game will take place at Spectrum Center, home of the Hornets, on Sunday, February 17, 2019.