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NBA head: Player's flat Earth tease was commentary on fake news

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Commentary: Before the NBA All-Star Game, Adam Silver explains what he believes Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was doing by suggesting the Earth is flat.
“It’s OK guys, the Earth hasn’t been deflated. ”
As the NBA All-Star carnival rolled into New Orleans, there was only one big topic: Is the Earth flat?
After the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving insisted on a podcast that it was, he was not alone among NBA All-Stars.
The Golden State Warriors Draymond Green also leaned toward Irving without quite falling over. In an interview he said “I don’t know. I haven’t done enough research but it may be flat. ”
Goodness, that would explain so much. Green, though, invoked his iPhone to show how easy it is these days to concoct false images.
“I can make a round picture with my iPhone today on the panorama camera and make it look round,” he said.

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