India needs a talisman like Yao Ming, says
KGO-TVIndia needs a talisman like Yao Ming, says Kevin DurantKGO-TVThe country he acknowledges would benefit hugely from a having a talisman -- as Yao Ming proved to be for China. "That would be perfect here," he says. But Durant says change will be a gradual process. He mentions the likes of Satnam Singh Bhamara, ...NBA superstar Kevin Durant says Indian basketball needs a Yao Ming to beat cricketFox SportsWarriors' Kevin Durant hopes Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving finds happiness 'wherever that is'ESPNall 46 news articles »
Posted on 28 July 2017 | 8:38 am
Fiba Asia Cup: In Bengaluru, NBA legend Yao
Times of IndiaFiba Asia Cup: In Bengaluru, NBA legend Yao Ming just a face in the ...Times of IndiaOne of Asia's biggest NBA stars, who attracts fans in thousands during his appearances around the world, especially in China and his 'second home' Houston, ...Fans up in arms as NBA players fail to show up in Hong Kong for ...South China Morning Postall 2 news articles »
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 9:33 pm
Legendary Yao Ming in Bengaluru - Deccan
Deccan ChronicleLegendary Yao Ming in Bengaluru - Deccan ChronicleDeccan ChronicleThe former Houston Rockets icon touched down in the city on Thursday in his capacity as President of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA).Chinese great Yao in town - Deccan HeraldDeccan Heraldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 12:50 pm
Yao Ming comes visiting - The Hindu - The
The HinduYao Ming comes visiting - The HinduThe HinduA short while before China's FIBA Women's Asia Cup quarterfinal match began here on Thursday, a 7'6” man quietly slipped into the arena. He took a seat in the ...and more »
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 9:20 am
Rockets CEO Tad Brown: The team could sell
The Dream ShakeRockets CEO Tad Brown: The team could sell to a Chinese buyer, even if it's not Yao MingThe Dream ShakeWith the pending sale of the Houston Rockets being the league's worst-kept secret, CEO Tad Brown is making his media rounds. Last week, he was on the Bloomberg News Business of Sports podcast speaking with Michael Barr and Scott Soshnick for a ...
Posted on 24 July 2017 | 4:20 pm
Remembering Darryl Dawkins
With the establishment of it's new enterprise NBA China, the NBA has set its sights on cashing in on the fan-crazed domestic league that has already produced stars such as Yao Ming and Yi Jianlian. Besides beaming live games on 51 Chinese television ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:24 am
Harrison Barnes, Andre Iguodala, Kenneth
“The fans are nuts,” he said. Most of the uniforms he’d seen so far were for the Houston Rockets (Yao Ming’s old team) and the Lakers. “But there’s still a pretty large group of Golden State uniforms and hats floating around,” he said.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:12 am
On Your Mark, Get Set … For China’s
Swimmer Ning Zetao, His Abs Dominate China's Internet The Yao Ming of Hockey? NHL Hopes So There’s an increasing interest in sports in China–and not just watching them, Wanda spokesman Liu Mingsheng said. He added that there are more budding Chinese ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:39 pm
Enes Kanter looks tiny next to the world’s
Which makes this photo he took with the world’s tallest man, 8-foot-3 fellow Turkish native Sultan Kosem, incredible: This is something of a throwback to the photos we used to see all the time of Yao Ming making very large humans look tiny. But Kosem ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:49 am
Forbes cites Pacquiao, Lhuillier, Banatao
“And some are celebrities—this time we have a basketball star and a boxer—who use their star power to promote their causes,” he said, referring to Pacquiao of the Philippines and former National Basketball Association star Yao Ming of Chin
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:36 am