Rockets owner makes joke about Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet.
TILMAN FERTITTA: Gumps, the rainforest, and they're all company-owned. This-- it's been devastating. And it's-- you know, it's funny you brought up about China-- I should have realized it was going to be a bad year for China when my general manager tweeted out, you know, freedom for Hong Kong. So that started my year with China--
DONALD TRUMP: And you kept it quiet, right?
TILMAN FERTITTA: So I'm still trying to work that out. And here comes something--
DONALD TRUMP: He owns the Houston rockets, in case you didn't know. And he's a great-- and by the way, he's a great guy, great family, great everything. And yeah, he did cause you a little ruckus, didn't he? Whatever happened to him, by the way? Is he still working for you?
TILMAN FERTITTA: Yes, he is.
DONALD TRUMP: He must be pretty good.
TILMAN FERTITTA: Yes, because-- it's just-- it's a trick question, but he is.
But, Mr. President--