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CBA, playoff semifinals: Guangdong vs Beijing.

The eternal saga, the one true rivalry the CBA has to offer nowadays is unto us for another episode.
Another semifinal rendezvous involves the Guangdong Southern Tigers and the Beijing Ducks. 681 more words

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Yi Jianlian Scouting Report

Yi Jianlian is either still 27 years old or already 30, depending on which website you look for the info. Nonetheless, most of his game is still reliant on the athletic ability he possesses in his chiseled seven-feet, 238-pound frame. 648 more words

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CBA All-Star Review (Now Featuring Michael Beasley And A Lot Of Bad Dunks)

Another year, another CBA All-Star weekend that was okay but still probably wasn’t going to make anyone sit up and take notice. Indeed, with Chinese audiences more interested in the country’s soccer team making it three wins in a row in the Asian Cup, the CBA was in the shadows despite basketball being the traditional winter sport of the Middle Kingdom. 945 more words

Chinese Basketball Association

Se son rose... - Back from holidays: All-Star lineups, musical chairs and Guangdong's ridiculous streak.

Good to be back after a holiday break (differently from the league, ironically), sad to say goodbye to Jamaal Franklin, big guard who was dominating in Guangsha and is being replaced by Kevin Murphy. 888 more words

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Stephon Marbury Isn't Making New Friends In China- Not That He Cares Anyway

The impression of Stephon Marbury in the West tends to be that he is universally popular in China. This is true to a certain extent in Beijing and the Ducks’ point guard has been well received for trying to live like a local in the capital city. 1,055 more words

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Bridging the Pacific 94 Feet at a Time

The summer between my Junior and Senior years in college (May 2011) I went abroad to China for a month. This was a really amazing experience for me because I studied East Asian History. 1,333 more words

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The Best Kept Secret In Chinese Basketball Keeps Reaching Milestones

Despite playing in their bad ass throwbacks to celebrate the anniversary of the CBA, the Guangdong Tigers managed to lose to a seemingly unstoppable Liaoning Jaguars team that moved on to 10-0 in the standings. 851 more words

Chinese Basketball Association