700 million people in China watched NBA programming on TV last season. The NBA now has 200 employees in China.
The NBA could just open a division in Asia. The Asian and American teams would mostly play each other and then go on a longer series of away games against other divisions.
There has also been talk of expansion of the NBA to Europe and Mexico City.
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