Ty Lawson banned for life from Chinese Basketball Association

CBA team won't re-sign Ty Lawson after 'inappropriate' Instagram post

Former NBA guard Ty Lawson dropped by Chinese Basketball Association's Fujian Sturgeons

That era of his career after some social media posts, apparently of him at a strip club in China, has him dropped by his team and rumored to be banned from the league.

Ty Lawson #10 of the Sacramento Kings dribbles up court against the New York Knicks during the first half at Madison Square Garden on December 4, 2016 in New York City.

The contract between Ty Lawson and Fujian Sturgeons terminated at the end of the 2019-2020 CBA season in August and although the club had re-signing the player as a priority, a recent incident changed their course. "We will not sign him for the new season", the Sturgeons said in a statement, according to Chinese state news agency Xinhua.

Lawson, who lead Fujian to a playoff berth last season, had stayed in China during the CBA offseason.

Over the weekend, the former National Basketball Association player took to his Instagram stories to send out a few posts covering his opinion of Chinese women.

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Emiliano Carchia, the CEO of Sportando, reports that Lawson is out of the Chinese Basketball Association for good.

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