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Is the NBA’s centralised approach holding its teams back in China?

Ding Yanyuhang of the Dallas Mavericks warms up before the 2018 NBA China Games match between the Dallas Mavericks and the Philadelphia 76ers at Universidade Center in Shenzhen, China. (Photo by Zhong Zhi/Getty Images)

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