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  1. Cuban: Fan vote shows ASG system 'broken'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ESPN

    ... each season. Cuban's issue isn't as much the results of the fan voting, although he did sarcastically ask if Yao Ming or Tracy McGrady were All-Star starters this year, a reference to the oft-injured former Houston Rockets stars getting big boosts ...

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  2. James Harden, Not Kobe Bryant, Deserves to Be Starter at 2015 NBA All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BleacherReport

    ... Bryant's election will be it. Last year, Bryant made it even though he had scarcely played. There was 2011, when Yao Ming got voted in despite having only played five really horrible games in two seasons. Allen Iverson was elected in 2009 and 2010 ...

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  3. NBA debuts 'Barrier Breakers' spot in celebration of MLK...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | MSNBC

    ... Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Oscar Robertson, Jerry West, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Yao Ming, Violet Palmer, Michael Jordan, Jason Collins, Kevin Durant , Steve Nash , Dirk Nowitzki , Hamed Haddadi, Pau Gasol , Serge Ibaka , ...

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  4. James Harden has 31 points, Rockets beat Thunder 112-101Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Click2Houston

    ... before the game. It's the first time Harden has received the honor and the first time a Rocket has gotten it since Yao Ming in January of 2008. He earned it after averaging 30.6 points, 7.1 assists, 6.0 rebounds and 1.9 steals a game in a month ...

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  5. Ad of the Day: NBA Celebrates Its History With Audio of Dr. King's 'I Have a Dream' SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Adweek

    ... video of the likes of Oscar Robertson, Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, Yao Ming and Jason Collins, the first openly gay NBA player. The ad breaks online today and will extend to TV during the NBA's slate of ...

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  6. James Harden has 31 points, Rockets beat Thunder 112-101Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Boston Herald

    ... before the game. It's the first time Harden has received the honor and the first time a Rocket has gotten it since Yao Ming in January of 2008. He earned it after averaging 30.6 points, 7.1 assists, 6.0 rebounds and 1.9 steals a game in a month ...

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  7. The Great HP Redraft, Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Hardwood Paroxysm

    Nov 16, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Rockets former center Yao Ming watches a game during the second half against the Denver Nuggets at Toyota Center. The Rockets won 122-111.

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  8. Women on the front line in battle against smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | South China Morning Post

    ... across the country. The nation's anti-smoking movement includes many prominent men. Former NBA basketball player Yao Ming and other celebrities have lent their names to the cause. An activist named Li Enze filed a lawsuit in 2013 against the ...

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  9. Laureus to be at Grand Theatre, ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | RuggaWorld

    ... inception, three Laureus World Sports Awards have been won by Chinese athletes: Houston Rockets' basketball legend Yao Ming was named Laureus Newcomer of the Year in 2003; two years later it was the turn of Liu Xiang, the great 110 metres hurdler ...

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  10. Women want to snuff out China's smoking habitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Star Tribune

    ... year from smoking-related diseases. China's anti-smoking movement includes many prominent men. Former NBA center Yao Ming and other celebrities have joined the cause. Yet in government and among tobacco-control groups, women are leading the charge. ...

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  11. What the Houston Rockets should be listening to: A music playlist for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | CultureMap

    ... also reminds me of Ariza's Zen-like defense: At 6-foot-8, the guy is basically a high-speed balancing act. Yao Ming's journey into the English language was always witty, charming and diplomatic. D-Mo, on the other hand, dived right in. At a press ...

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  12. Smooving It Out For Rockets Fans, A Christmas Tale RetoldRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Dream Shake

    ... trading, and its largely unprecedented feat of building a possible contender from the burnt out wrecks of Yao Ming and Tracy McGrady , without ever tanking. It turns out you can justify a lot of dubious things in the NBA, but apparently you can't ...

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  13. Bulls beat Rockets 114-105Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Post Register

    ... 30.6 points while leading the Rockets to a 9-5 record. He is the first Houston player to win the award since Yao Ming in January 2008. Harden entered Monday's game averaging a league-leading 27.2 points, two more than Cleveland's LeBron James. a ...

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  14. Bulls use late push to top Rockets and stay hotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | USA Today

    ... 30.6 points while leading the Rockets to a 9-5 record. He is the first Houston player to win the award since Yao Ming in January 2008. Harden entered Monday's game averaging a league-leading 27.2 points, two more than Cleveland's LeBron James. ... ...

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  15. Pau Gasol scores 27, Jimmy Butler has 22 as Chicago Bulls beat Houston RocketsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Daily Chronicle

    ... 30.6 points while leading the Rockets to a 9-5 record. He is the first Houston player to win the award since Yao Ming in January 2008. Harden entered Monday's game averaging a league-leading 27.2 points, two more than Cleveland's LeBron James. ...

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  16. James Harden Named Western Conference Player of the MonthRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Dream Shake

    ... in Rocket franchise history that a player has taken home Player of the Month honors. It is the first time since Yao Ming in January 2008. As of the last update on January 1, James Harden was about 180,000 votes behind Kobe Bryant for the Western ...

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  17. Women at forefront of Chinaa s anti-smoking crusadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and other smoking-related diseases. China's anti-smoking movement includes many prominent men. Former NBA center Yao Ming and other celebrities have lent their names to the cause. An activist named Li Enze filed a lawsuit in 2013 against China's ...

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  18. Four decades in China: Jaime FlorCruz signs offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | CNN

    ... Zhao Ziyang, then newly elected communist party chief at the end of 1987 Party congress in Beijing. Interviewing Yao Ming for CNN on the day he was drafted by Houston Rockets, NBA's No. 1 draft of that year Editor's note: CNN Beijing bureau chief ...

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  19. Josh Smith signing, McHale extension show theaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Reports on Christmas Eve Wednesday paint a picture of a Houston Rockets organization that believes it has finally reached the championship-caliber foundation it's been searching for since injuries ripped apart the Yao Ming-Tracy McGrady era. Josh Smith signing, McHale extension show the Rockets are all in Reports on Christmas Eve Wednesday paint a picture of a Houston Rockets organization that believes it has finally reached the championship-caliber foundation it's been searching for since injuries ripped apart the Yao Ming-Tracy McGrady era.

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  20. James Harden named Western Conference Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Harden has been named the Player of the Week six times, which ties him with Yao Ming for third most in Rockets' franchise history. Tracy McGrady earned the honor seven times, while Hakeem Olajuwon garnered the award 12 times.

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