Nov 5, 2013
Guangdong seeks record 9th title in 18-team CBA league
Seven months ago, Guangdong Hongyuan swept Shandong Gold in the Chinese Basketball Association finals, tying Bayi's record of eight titles in the 18-year league history.
Guandong wins CBA crown after sweep
THE Guangdong Southern Tigers won their eighth China Basketball Association championship in the past 10 years after defeating the Shandong Flaming Bulls 94-74 yesterday in Jinan to sweep the best of seven series 4-0. Yi Jianlian, a former NBA player and Guangdong's top player, led the team, scoring a game-high 24 points and adding 13 rebounds.
Guangdong, Shandong closer to CBA Finals
Guangdong Hongyuan and Shandong Gold, the first and second seeds of playoffs, experienced thrilling home victories on Wednesday and got the match point in Chinese Basketball Association league semifinals.