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The Forgotten Man Of Chinese Hoops: Why Wang Zhelin's Wasted Potential Can Still Be Redeemed

Along with the emergence of Zhou Qi, a familiar habit has occurred within Chinese basketball; namely the complete shifting of media focus from one NBA hopeful to another. 981 more words

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The Old Master Fights Back; Yi Jianlian Bests Zhou Qi In Clash Of Past Vs. Future

A meeting of the old guard and the new generation is a once-in-a-decade experience in any sport, but for Chinese basketball, such encounters have an extra special meaning. 152 more words

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Breaking Down The CBA Season 2015/16: Predictions

With the first games of the season set to start this coming weekend, the CBA preseason is nearly over. However, it doesn’t mean there still isn’t enough time for one final preview article in which a number of Chinese basketball watchers come together and make their predictions for what should be a wild five months of basketball. 181 more words

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2015 NBA Weekly: Notable ex-NBAers at FIBA 2015

With all FIBA games concluded and the last one being the FIBA Asia in Changsha, China last Saturday — one keen observer can’t help but question the possibilities if only some of these ex-NBA players were given some kind of consideration. 432 more words


China earns Olympic bid

HANG TIME NEW JERSEY — China won its 16th FIBA Asia title and is heading to the Olympics for the ninth straight time, thanks to a 78-67 victory over the Philippines on Saturday. 149 more words

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China becomes ninth team in Olympic men's basketball field

China is set to play in its ninth straight Olympic men’s basketball tournament after beating the Philippines 78-67 in the FIBA Asia Championship on Saturday. 223 more words