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

    Monday Dec 15 | 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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  2. NBA launches coaching clinic in ChinaRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | China Daily

    ... of Education builds on the NBA's basketball and youth development efforts in China. In February 2014, NBA China and Yao Ming launched the first ever after-school basketball program in Beijing, providing basketball training and fitness programs for ...

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  3. Ira Winderman: Don't realign, just change playoff formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to be working favorably when it comes to Michael Beasley's time in China. Through his first 13 appearances with the Yao Ming-owned Shanghai Sharks, the former Heat first-round pick is averaging 28.3 points on .508 shooting, 11.3 rebounds and 3.9 ...

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  4. Eastern Conference history says Hornets still in playoff contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WBTV

    ... with the Houston Rockets the 2004-05 season when the Rockets added Tracy McGrady to a roster built around center Yao Ming. "That's the advantage of being older," Clifford said of career experience. "We had a very difficult start and ended up winning ...

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  5. How Long Will Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins Lead the NBA's Rookie Class?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | BleacherReport

    ... actually the first time in 11 years that the No. 1 and No. 2 picks were named Rookies of the Month simultaneously. Yao Ming and Jay Williams pulled it off in December 2002 . You hate to take anything away from Wiggins and Parker, but given the lack ...

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  6. Dirk vs T-Mac 10 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... it a four-point game before Daniels' layup made it six with 35 seconds left. The Rockets went into overtime without Yao Ming, who fouled out in regulation. 10 years later and here we are. Dirk is still going strong and climbing the ranks of the ...

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  7. Yao Ming Elephants Rhinos PoachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Former NBA star Yao Ming is advocating for protection of elephants, rhinos and sharks, as CNN's Ivan Watson reports. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.

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  8. Yao Ming fighting poachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Click2Houston

    Former NBA star Yao Ming is advocating for protection of elephants, rhinos and sharks, as CNN's Ivan Watson reports. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.

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  9. Tune in Tonight: 'Cold War Roadshow' recalls diplomatic detourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Taylor. A former NBA star leads the fight against elephant poaching in Kenya on "Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming" (10 p.m., Animal Planet). Ask film buffs to name one of the best American movies and you won't be "shocked, shocked" to learn that ...

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  10. Tune in Tonight: 'Cold War Roadshow' recalls diplomatic detourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Taylor. A former NBA star leads the fight against elephant poaching in Kenya on "Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming" (10 p.m., Animal Planet). Ask film buffs to name one of the best American movies and you won't be "shocked, shocked" to learn that ...

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  11. The rush of rabble rousingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... prepared? What government official is going to be offended if I do a Google search on whether former NBA player Yao Ming has ever knocked himself out walking through a low door frame? Well folks - there you have it. Apparently, I've found my rabble. ...

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  12. Delonte West released by Yao's Shanghai SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | USA Today

    Delonte West released by Yao Ming's Shanghai Sharks Delonte West has squandered yet another opportunity, this time with Yao Ming's CBL team. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1qTyRtV Delonte West's confounding career took another turn for the worse this week, when he was released by the Shanghai Sharks team that is owned by former NBA center Yao Ming.

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  13. 'Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming' to air on Animal PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    This documentary follows former NBA basketball star Yao Ming as he first travels to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya. According to The Dodo on Nov. 17, Ming visits 28 orphaned baby elephants, who lost their mothers due to poaching.

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  14. On TV tonight; 'Cold War Roadshow,' 'The Mindy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    Former NBA star Yao Ming sheds light on ivory poaching in Africa in a new Animal Planet special. American Experience: Cold War Roadshow: Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, three years after vowing to "bury" the West, spent two weeks touring the United States in 1959, prompting unprecedented media coverage and, 55 years later, this documentary.

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  15. Ex-NBA Star Yao Ming Encourages Chinese To Stop Buying IvoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Retired NBA player Yao Ming has embarked on a mission to stop the poaching of elephants and rhinos in Africa. His goal is to convince people in his native China not to buy ivory.

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  16. TV Guy: Khrushchev, Marilyn Monroe and the Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... - A former NBA star leads the fight against elephant poaching in Kenya on " Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming " (10 p.m., Animal Planet). - Ask film buffs to name one of the best American movies, and you won't be "shocked, shocked" to ...

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  17. Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'About a Boy' on NBCRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the 1959 two-week tour of the U.S. by Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev. 9 p.m. KOCE Saving Africa's Giants With Yao Ming The former NBA star goes on a mission to end the illegal ivory and rhino horn trade. 10 p.m. Animal Planet Good Morning America ...

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  18. Set Your DVRsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Camille, Taylor and La Maloof show up. For some reason. Season premiere. 8 p.m., Bravo Saving Africa's Giants with Yao Ming: The former Houston Rocket shines a bright light on Africa's brutal poaching problem. 9 p.m., Animal Planet Watch What ...

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  19. What to watch on TV this week: 'State of Affairs,' 'Once Upon a Time,' 'Lilyhammer' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | JAM! Showbiz

    ... from a late-night Tweet. Wait, Tweets have consequences? Uh-oh.a Former NBA player and wildlife advocate Yao Ming exposes the scandalous elephant poaching epidemic in Africa that is fueling a multi-billion-dollar international black market for ...

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  20. Yao Ming: A Tallness CompendiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Dream Shake

    For some reason, our parent site, SB Nation, has recently discovered that Yao is really friggin' tall, and such height leads to high comedy . If you didn't catch it on SB Nation proper yesterday, here's a video of Yao struggling to fit in a Lincoln Navigator : If you're wondering what the paparazzo is bugging Yao about, it's a film about wildlife preservation that he produced and starred in called Saving Africa's Giants , which will be shown on Animal Planet next Tuesday, November 18th at 10PM Eastern.

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