Yao Ming Visits Flood- Damaged Hilliard
Patch.comYao Ming Visits Flood- Damaged Hilliard Elementary, Donates $100K To Harvey Relief FundPatch.comHOUSTON, TX — One visitor loomed large over the students of Hilliard Elementary this week. Former Houston Rockets standout Yao Ming didn't just tower over the kids, he skied over the adults, too. The NBA Hall of Famer didn't just show up at the ...
Posted on 28 September 2017 | 10:04 am
Former Rockets center Yao Ming makes
Chron.comFormer Rockets center Yao Ming makes donation to Hurricane Harvey Relief FundChron.comFormer Rockets center Yao Ming donated $100,000 to Mayor Sylvester Turner's Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund on Tuesday in an appearance at Hilliard Elementary School. Yao watched the Rockets first practice after that appearance. The Rockets will play the ...
Posted on 27 September 2017 | 2:24 am
Education Secretary DeVos to speak at
Education Secretary DeVos to speak at US-China dialogue in SMPAGW Hatchet (subscription)Former NBA star Yao Ming and Chinese pianist Lang Lang will both make appearances. Steele said the public diplomacy institute got involved with the event over the summer after the State Department approached a former fellow in the institute and a ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 6:11 pm
Yao Ming to donate for Hurricane Harvey
Yao Ming to donate for Hurricane Harvey relief: US mayorXinhuaHOUSTON, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- Yao Ming, retired Chinese basketball player and former Houston Rockets star, will make a donation in Houston on Tuesday to support Hurricane Harvey relief, the southern U.S. city's mayor said Monday. Yao will donate to ...and more »
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 12:37 am
Yao Ming Attends LA Kings Game in Beijing,
NHL.comYao Ming Attends LA Kings Game in Beijing, ChinaNHL.comYao Ming, former Houston Rockets center and current President of the Chinese Basketball Association, was in Cadillac Arena on Saturday as the Kings took on the Canucks in Shanghai, China. During the game, Drew Doughty, Jonathan Quick, and Anze ...
Posted on 25 September 2017 | 4:56 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