Julién Davenport Has the Upside the Houston
ScoutJulién Davenport Has the Upside the Houston Texans WantScoutTo put that in perspective, former Houston Rockets center Yao Ming has a wing span of 84 inches. With the Texans needing help at right tackle, Davenport knows there is a chance for him to make his mark and get an opportunity to play this upcoming season.
Posted on 2 May 2017 | 7:49 am
BC-AP Sportlight - Herald & Review
BC-AP SportlightHerald & Review2005 — The NBA fines Houston Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy $100,000 — the largest amount for a coach — a day after he accuses officials of targeting center Yao Ming this postseason. 2009 — Mine That Bird, ridden by Calvin Borel, stuns the field by ...and more »
Posted on 1 May 2017 | 9:43 pm
Houston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs game 1
The Dream ShakeHouston Rockets vs. San Antonio Spurs game 1 previewThe Dream ShakeThe team won one playoff series between the Hakeem Olajuwon and James Harden eras, a period that included Steve Francis, Cuttino Mobley, Tracy McGrady, and Yao Ming. The Rockets had talent for sure. Most years, it was great talent. And they had great ...San Antonio Spurs Basketball News, Schedule, Roster, Stats - SB NationSB Nationall 370 news articles »
Posted on 30 April 2017 | 10:00 pm
China's NBA legend Yao Ming to lead Hong
South China Morning PostChina's NBA legend Yao Ming to lead Hong Kong handover anniversary exhibition gameSouth China Morning PostBasketball legend Yao Ming will lead an exhibition match in Hong Kong this summer through the annual “Yao Foundation Charity Tour” as part of the celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the handover, a source close to the organisers has disclosed.
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 4:33 am
Celebrity power fuels drinks industry with
South China Morning PostCelebrity power fuels drinks industry with joint ventures | Style ...South China Morning PostWhat do George Clooney, Justin Timberlake, Zhao Wei, Yao Ming and Hidetoshi Nakata have in common? These celebrities have all dabbled in creating their ...and more »
Posted on 16 April 2017 | 7:33 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