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20 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Will Trevor Ariza's Second Stint with Rockets Go Better Than First?

He may not have been their first choice, but either way, the Houston Rockets have agreed on a deal with free agent forward Trevor Ariza , according to Sam Amick of USA Today .

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, James Harden, New Orleans Hornets

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Rejected! Yao Ming says no to wildlife trafficking

The former NBA star, a Chinese basketball icon, is working with top American and Chinese officials to stamp out global trade in endangered species and their parts.

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Related Topix: Yao Ming (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic, NBA Players, Outdoor Recreation, Wildlife, World News

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Triangle

Hinkie, Sixers play waiting game in drafting Embiid

Kansas Jayhawks center Joel Embiid warms up before the game against the Baylor Bears at the Ferrell Center.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia 76ers, Tony Wroten, Michael Carter-Williams

Fri Jul 04, 2014

CultureMap

Beijing's real secrets: This back alley market takes you beyond the usual tourist traps

With a population of approximately 21 million and skyscrapers crowding nearly every vista, ultra-urban Beijing maintains a number of inviting old world surprises beyond the antiquities of the Forbidden City and Summer Palace.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Travel

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Joel Embiid's injury conjures memories of Yao Ming, Michael Jordan

When the 76ers selected Joel Embiid with the No. 3 pick in the NBA draft last week, Jeff Van Gundy reacted with the same serenity of mind and acceptance of risk that his friend and former colleague had exhibited in making the pick.

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Related Topix: NBA Players

Philly.com

What can Yao, Jordan foot injuries tell Sixers about Embiid?

When the 76ers selected Joel Embiid with the No. 3 pick in the NBA draft last week, Jeff Van Gundy reacted with the same serenity of mind and acceptance of risk that his friend and former colleague had exhibited in making the pick.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball

The Miami Herald

Joel Embiid's injury conjures memories of Yao Ming, Michael Jordan

During Ramadan, followers of the Islamic faith fast from sunrise to sunset, then break the fast with prayers and a celebratory meal known as an , held Wednesday at the Masjid An-Noor in Kendall.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

People's Daily Online

Yao Ming's NBA style crashes into Chinese wall

Chinese basketball star and Shanghai Sharks owner Yao Ming has been under fire from some former team officials as a veteran player was denied a chance to finish his career in his hometown.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Liu Wei

Sun Jun 29, 2014

CultureMap

Beijing's real secrets: This back alley market takes you beyond...

With a population of approximately 21 million and skyscrapers crowding nearly every vista, ultra-urban Beijing maintains a number of inviting old world surprises beyond the antiquities of the Forbidden City and Summer Palace.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Travel

Thu Jun 26, 2014

NJ.com

NBA Draft 2014: What are the Sixers doing? Sam Hinkie's plan is still in its infancy

A year spent in preparation of getting either the first or second selection backfired, as the Sixers wound up with the third overall choice.

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Related Topix: David Robinson, NBA Players, Sports, University of Louisiana NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Louisiana Lafayette Ragin Cajuns NCAA Basketball

Wed Jun 25, 2014

The Dream Shake

Why The Rockets Didn't Fire McHale

The draft is on Thursday so the NBA is once again in reach. Before you get jacked up for the USA v.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, NBA Players, James Harden, Dwight Howard, Clyde Drexler, Patrick Beverley

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Nets Daily

Draft Night Wonders and Blunders

The Nets have no picks in this year's draft, but that doesn't mean they won't have a player in hand when they turn the lights out at Barclays Center Thursday ollowing the 60th pick.

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Related Topix: Zoran Planinic, NBA Players, Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Boris Diaw, New Jersey Nets

Sat Jun 21, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Sports Shorts: Hight leads Epping NHRA qualifying

Robert Hight broke New England Dragway's Funny Car time record with a 3.988-second pass Friday night in qualifying for the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players

Fri Jun 20, 2014

My San Antonio

Waiting game begins for ailing Embiid

He waits to see how far he falls in the NBA draft Thursday night. He waits to see how long it will be before he can hit the court again.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Yao Ming (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic, NBA Players

NOLA.com

New Orleans' checkered NBA draft history has been memorable and forgettable | Jimmy Smith

He showed up in New Orleans on June 25, 2002, the day of the NBA Draft, the first one in the Crescent City since 1978 when the New Orleans Jazz picked forward James Hardy, who'd attended Bill Russell's alma mater, the University of San Francisco.

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Related Topix: Sports, New Orleans Hornets, NBA Basketball, San Antonio Spurs, Indiana Pacers, NBA Players, Luis Scola

Thu Jun 19, 2014

CNN

Chris Mannix: Joel Embiid's foot injury could send him tumbling on draft day

On Thursday's SI Now, SI.com "The Point Forward" writer Ben Golliver discusses Joel Embiid's injury and how it impacts his draft stock.

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Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA Players, Quincy Pondexter, Giannis Antetokounmpo

The Chronicle-Telegram

Cavs focus narrows on coach possibilities while draft pick now up in the air

One big question could be on the verge of being answered by the Cavaliers, but an even bigger one popped up Thursday.

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Related Topix: NBA Players

Tue Jun 17, 2014

Deseret News

Reports: Toledo's Mike Wells will join Utah Jazz staff as an assistant

Houston Rockets assistant coach Mike Wells goes over a play with Yao Ming during a preseason game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2002, in Houston.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz, Yao Ming (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic

Mon Jun 16, 2014

South China Morning Post

Former basketball star Yao Ming calls for protection of sea turtles

Yao Ming is seen releasing rescued green sea turtles into the ocean from a beach in Sanya.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Outdoor Recreation, Wildlife

Sun Jun 15, 2014

Journal and Courier

Former Purdue star Landry works hard toward NBAa

Purdue product and Sacramento Kings power forward Carl Landry is working his way back after two significant injuries ruined his return to Sacramento last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Sacramento Kings, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Carl Landry, San Antonio Spurs, Tim Duncan, Tracy McGrady

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