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  1. China volunteer work honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | China Daily

    ... said Neil Bush. "Being able to celebrate volunteerism in this building is such a tribute to his life and legacy." Yao Ming, the retired NBA Houston Rockets star, was among four who received awards. Yao's former teammate, Dikembe Mutombo, also known ...

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  2. Party Diary: The Points of Light Tribute Awards at the Chinese EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... News Channel's Greta Van Susteren hosted, former NBA star Dikembe Mutombo accepted an award on behalf of his pal Yao Ming, and an unwashed (and framed) pair of former president George H.W. Bush socks sold for $3,000 at the auction benefiting the ...

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  3. The Top 10 U.S. States Where Chinese Are Investing in Real EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... tions there, and the city gained recognition with Chinese investors with the help of former Chinese basketball star Yao Ming, who played for the Houston Rockets.

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  4. James Harden has a defense for his maligned defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | USA Today

    ... NBA) and assists (6.1) last season. He's still the primary reason the Rockets are back on the proverbial map after Yao Ming's 2011 retirement ended a memorable era. And as he enters his sixth season with so much accomplished that doesn't involve a ...

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  5. Chris Bosh reflects on having been close to signing with RocketsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... to play alongside James and Dwyane Wade with the Heat. That pitch included video testimonials from Rockets icons Yao Ming , Hakeem Olajuwon, Clyde Drexler, Elvin Hayes. There also was a Morey-driven analytical breakdown of how the Yao-Bosh pairing ...

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  6. NBA to Increase China Cooperation, Considering Morning GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... those games in primetime," Silver said last week. The possible move was endorsed by former Houston Rockets star Yao Ming. The NBA has relationships with several TV and digital media outlets in China, including a partnership of more than 25 years ...

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  7. Heat's Bosh reflects on how close he came to signing with RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... to play alongside James and Dwyane Wade with the Heat. That pitch included video testimonials from Rockets icons Yao Ming, Hakeem Olajuwon, Clyde Drexler, Elvin Hayes. There also was a Morey-driven analytical breakdown of how the Yao-Bosh pairing ...

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  8. Bosh reflects on being thisclose to signing with RocketsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to play alongside James and Dwyane Wade with the Heat. That pitch included video testimonials from Rockets icons Yao Ming, Hakeem Olajuwon, Clyde Drexler, Elvin Hayes. There also was a Morey-driven analytical breakdown of how the Yao-Bosh pairing ...

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  9. Steve Nash Documentary: See Exclusive Clips With Barack Obama, Owen WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Post Game

    ... interviews with Barack Obama, Owen Wilson, Kobe Bryant, David Beckham, Snoop Dogg, Dirk Nowitzki, Tony Parker, Yao Ming, Baron Davis, Ron Howard, Doug Ellin, David Blaine, Dick Davey (his college coach at Santa Clara), Bryan Colangelo and David ...

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  10. NBA links with China's Ministry of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NBA.com

    ... 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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  11. Houston Rockets Collecting and Fan GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Cardboard Connection

    ... in 14 of the previous 15 seasons, the Rockets missed out in fours straight years. Steve Francis, Tracy McGrady and Yao Ming added star power to the teams of the 2000s, but the Rockets still could only manage first round exits in the playoffs most ...

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  12. Chinese NBA fans cheer Kings, Nets -- but is 'wow' factor on the wane?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... didn't command the same sky-high prices as previous games featuring the L.A. Lakers or Miami Heat. Moreover, with Yao Ming's retirement from the NBA in 2011, Chinese fans accustomed to rooting for the Houston Rockets have lost a "home team" to cheer ...

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  13. NBA star dishes on 2008 Olympics and Yao MingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | China Daily

    ... crowd of around 18,000 fans. On hand at the event were NBA legends Shaquille O'Neal, Daryl Dawkins and China's own Yao Ming, formerly of the Houston Rockets. Williams, a former NBA All Star, said he was shocked to see how profoundly the Chinese ...

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  14. Pinoys join Jr NBA/Jr WNBA bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | ABS-CBN News

    ... representatives will participate in a basketball clinic at the Yao School, owned by retired former NBA All-Star Yao Ming. Participants will also be spread out to play friendly games before watching the 2014 Beijing Global Games presented by ZTE ...

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  15. Shaquille O'Neal Tells Yao Ming: It Was 3 Years Before I Knew You Spoke EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Post Game

    As a part-owner of the Sacramento Kings, Shaquille O'Neal was sent to China to take part in the NBA Global Games. During his visit, Shaq had the chance to sit down with Yao Ming, who for a few short years was seen as O'Neal's top big man rival.

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  16. Shaquille O'Neal tells a hilarious story about old rival Yao MingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | USA Today

    Shaquille O'Neal and the Sacramento Kings are in China for the NBA Global Games, and during Shaq's visit, he met with old rival Yao Ming . Meetings between Shaq's Lakers and Yao's Rockets were appointment television until O'Neal left for Miami and injuries cut Yao's career short.

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  17. Nets Edge Kings 97-95 In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | CBS Local

    ... The game marked the 10th anniversary of the NBA's first preseason exhibitions in China, played by the Kings and Yao Ming's Houston Rockets in Shanghai and Beijing in 2004. Yao was on hand to celebrate the anniversary, entering the arena midway ...

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  18. So yeahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Jordoncooper.com

    How tall is former NBA star Yao Ming? Well here is standing beside relatively tall tenner star Roger Federer .

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  19. Kevin Durant injury: A look at the NBA's history with foot injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | NewsOK.com

    Yao Ming had a birthday last month. The once-dominant NBA center turned 34. Same age as Jamal Crawford.

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  20. Mirza Teletovic's 3 lifts Nets to win in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Newsday

    ... The game marked the 10th anniversary of the NBA's first preseason exhibitions in China, played by the Kings and Yao Ming's Rockets in Shanghai and Beijing in 2004. Yao was on hand to celebrate the anniversary, entering the arena midway through the ...

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