Yao Ming Newswire

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  1. Top 5 videos of the week: from China's most popular pig to a rare shot of massive twin typhoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | South China Morning Post

    ... es out of his day to give SCMP.tv an exclusive chat about the future of basketball in China and the possiblity of a Yao Ming clone. ( Read the full story here )

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  2. Poaching to render 4m people jobless in Africa - ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | IPPMEDIA

    ... and former NBA player Hasheem Thabeet. They will be joined by international celebrities who include Jackie Chan, Yao Ming, Edward Norton, Prince William and David Beckham. However WildAid and African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) are the main sponsors ...

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  3. Embiid Update II - Exit Surgery Enter Sports ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Sixer Sense

    ... during ground impact. This is an injury that is quite similar to the multiple injuries suffered by former NBA Yao Ming which eventually forced him to retire. It's also similar to that of Zydrunas Ilgauskas , who endured three separate surgeries ...

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  4. Shaquille O'Neal predicts the next Yao Ming will emerge soon during Hong Kong visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | South China Morning Post

    The NBA legend is in Hong Kong on a promotional tour and was full of praise for China's best ever basketball player Shaquille O'Neal poses with fellow NBA star Mike Miller during a promotional tour in Hong Kong. Photo: Kevin Kung Shaquille O'Neal has hit the streets of Hong Kong today and the NBA great's thoughts have immediately turned to the state of the game in China and the question - when will the world see the "next Yao Ming?" "I think it something we're all waiting for," O'Neal told South China Morning Post .

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  5. Data-Driven Philadelphia 76ers Just Have Questions, No Answers, with Joel EmbiidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | BleacherReport

    ... of process over result. You don't draft a big man with the same injury that afflicted Bill Walton, Kevin McHale and Yao Ming unless you're convinced the potential long-term upside outweighs the lack of immediate gain and chance of future injury. ...

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  6. James Harden Deal Can Bring Adidas Back To RelevanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... China, as the Houston Rockets has several connections to the country, as former Rocket and Chinese basketball star Yao Ming helped build a massive following for the team. The Harden deal will certainly elevate Adidas' visibility in the NBA ...

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  7. Is Adidas Desperate Paying $200 Million to James Harden?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | TheStreet.com

    ... His team is good -- and could be great. His teammate Dwight Howard wears Adidas, and internationally, because of Yao Ming 's stint in Houston, Harden's Rockets are a bigger global brand than you might think. And of course, Harden dates a Kardashian ...

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  8. Houston Rockets Star James Harden Just Signed a Monster 13-Year, $200 Million Deal With AdidasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | TheBlaze.com

    ... particular emphasis on China. The Rockets have largely remained a fan favorite in the Far East since the days that Yao Ming occupied the area surrounding the basket. The partnership includes Harden traveling on what Adidas calls "extensive brand ...

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  9. What A 13-Year, $200 Million Deal Means To James Harden And AdidasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Forbes.com

    ... particular emphasis on China. The Rockets have largely remained a fan favorite in the Far East since the days that Yao Ming occupied the area surrounding the basket. The partnership includes Harden traveling on what Adidas calls "extensive brand ...

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  10. Harden to Adidas as Nike opts not to matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | ESPN

    ... first broke the news of the $200 million offer. There's also a built-in audience in China, thanks to the fact that Yao Ming made some of the nation Rockets fans.

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  11. Dacudao: What is Puso?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Sun-Star

    THERE was a picture showing the retired 7'6" Chinese basketball behemoth Yao Ming standing beside Manny Pacquiao, a 5'5" stellar 8-division Filipino world professional boxing champion. The portrait which circulated in social media was taken after the FA dA ration Internationale de Basketball or FIBA awarded the hosting chores to China over the Philippines.

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  12. FIBA awards 2019 World Cup to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Sporting News

    China won out over the Philippines in the final bidding process, with FIBA's Central Board voting 14-7 in favor of the winners. Former NBA star Yao Ming, the ambassador for the China 2019 bid, said: "It's such an exciting moment to bring the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup to China and I'm sure that millions of fans are sharing this joy with us.

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  13. (Basketball) China wins right to host World CupRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | The Standard

    China has won the right to host the 2019 basketball World Cup, beating Philippines in today's vote in Tokyo. The sport's international ruling body Fiba chose China following a presentation by the country's delegation, helped by former NBA giant Yao Ming.

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  14. Basketball: China named 2019 World Cup hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... FIBA chose basketball-mad China following a presentation by the country's delegation, helped by former NBA giant Yao Ming. "I'm very excited to bring the 2019 World Cup to China," said the one-time Houston Rockets great, who represented China at the ...

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  15. Lou Diamond PhilipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | ABS-CBN News

    ... people. The power we hold and we share with you in 2019." China, on the other hand, had former NBA superstar Yao Ming asserting the merits of holding the games in his country. "Indeed all the many opportunities I have had through my career won't not ...

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  16. Photos: Manny Pacquiao Goes Face To Face With Yao MingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Boxing Scene

    The International Basketball Federation is expected to announce the host of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup on Friday, August 7. The People's Republic of China and the Philippines-the two nations bidding to host the event-are well-represented in Tokyo, Japan where the FIBA Central Board will announce its decision. For China, the delegates include former NBA player Yao Ming, Vice President of the Chinese Olympic Committee Gao Zhidan, and Beijing Vice Mayor Zhang Jiandong.

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  17. China, Philippines vying to host 2019 FIBA World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Japan Times

    ... time that an Asian country will host the men's tourney. Japan hosted the 2006 extravaganza. On Friday morning, Yao Ming, the former NBA center and China's superstar, and boxing great Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines are set to speak to the media, ...

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  18. The 10 best individual Rockets seasons of the last 30 yearsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Dream Shake

    ... Yao himself: After struggling with his own injuries early in the season, McGrady began to hit his stride just as Yao Ming began faltering, and dragged a team with no other legitimate offensive options through the second half of the season on nothing ...

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  19. Beijing wins 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Xinhuanet

    ... Beijing panel made a passionate presentation hours earlier. Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong and former NBA star Yao Ming also weighed in. The panel explained how the bid met the Olympic Agenda 2020 principles, promising athlete-centered, ...

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  20. James Harden Receives 13-Year, $200M Endorsement Bid From AdidasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... also make an impact in the international market. The Rockets have a big following in China because of former center Yao Ming. Rovell's sources told him Adidas is willing to pay him big money because of his appeal to the masses. Adidas recently ...

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