Yao Ming

McGrady lauds Yao's lasting influence

It's been years since Tracy McGrady and Yao Ming partnered on the court for the Houston Rockets, but the seven-time NBA All-Star firmly believes Yao …

News (China)

Meet Shanghai’s ace Indian tailor who got the measure of Chinese NBA star Yao Ming

It was the summer of 2008. May 12, to be precise. Like everyone else in his Shanghai neighbourhood, Tony Daryanani, who owns a tailor’s shop in the …

Asia

Today's Birthdays, Sept. 12: Louis C.K.

Rapper 2 Chainz is 41.<p>Actress Amy Yasbeck is 56.<p>Golfer Angel Cabrera is 49.<p>Rock singer-musician Ben Folds (Ben Folds Five) is 52.<p>Actor Ben McKenzie …

Basketball Hall of Fame

Yao Ming congratulates basketball Hall of Fame Class 2018

Former Houston Rockets star Yao Ming has offered up his congratulations to the latest inductees to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.<p>This …

Basketball

It’s football season, so watch these five Simpsons episodes

Celebrate football with The Simpsons! Courtesy of 20th Century Fox.<p>Football fans will love watching these Simpsons episodes!<p>Football season is upon …

Lebron James

ESPN to Premiere 20-Hour Documentary 'Basketball: A Love Story'

ESPN announced a 20-hour, 10-part documentary called "Basketball: A Love Story" that will feature 165 interviews with stars from across the …

Sports

Yao Ming still remains a talismanic figure in Chinese basketball

The men's basketball tournament has been somewhat overshadowed in Jakarta by the success of the combined Korean women's team, which is also playing …

Sports (India)

6 incredible plays from Manu Ginobili's amazing NBA career

If you didn’t get to see Manu Ginobili — who retired on Monday after 1,057 NBA games with the San Antonio Spurs — at his prime, this list serves to remind you about just how good he was:<p>1. Argentina vs. Serbia and Montenegro, 2004 Olympics<p>What a shot! Argentina eventually won gold — after upsetting …

James Harden

Yao Ming reminisces on time a rookie LeBron James schooled him

Yao Ming looked back on the time when LeBron James was just a young rookie, posting a photo featuring himself and James.Enclosed is a caption …

Basketball

SI's 100 Best Kobe Bryant Photos

1 of 100<p>Kobe Bryant<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 100<p>3 of 100<p>Amanda Bynes, Kobe Bryant and Christy Knowings<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 100<p>Kel Mitchell, Kobe Bryant and …

Lebron James

Tough guy Bear Grylls, 6ft, posts a snap of himself dwarfed by 7ft 6in basketball giant Yao Ming

ADVENTURER Bear Grylls certainly has a head for heights — and so does his basketball star guest.<p>Bear, 44, not exactly short himself at 6ft, looks …

Bear Grylls

Adventurer Bear Grylls, 6ft, shares picture of him looking tiny next to one of the world's tallest ever basketball players Yao Ming

Action man Bear Grylls likes a physical challenge – but looking his new friend here in the eye would have defeated even him.<p>At a manly 6ft, the …

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls meets his biggest challenge yet as gargantuan guest Yao Ming, 7ft6in, makes the tough guy, 6ft, look tiny on Running Wild

Bear Grylls has booked some big names for his adventure shows.<p>But basketball giant Yao Ming quite literally dwarfed the competition as he joined the …

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls is dwarfed by Chinese basketball star Yao Ming as they head into the wilderness on US show

Standing at 6ft, Bear Grylls isn't what you would call a short man.<p>However, when he teamed up with Chinese basketball star Yao Ming for his US show, …

Bear Grylls

Daily News - August 17, 2018

**NOTE: The news clips and articles listed don't necessarily reflect the views or beliefs of the Cleveland Cavaliers or their Basketball Operations …

Basketball

Jordan Clarkson, Yao Ming keen observers at Asian Games basketball

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson watched from the bench, not quite able to make it to the Asian Games in time to …

Basketball

Clarkson happy to pitch in for love of grandma

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson watched from the bench, not quite able to make it to the Asian Games in time to play in the opening game …

News (Hong Kong)

World Robot Conference: flying foxes, marine-monitoring fish and a drinks-serving automaton take centre stage

A flying fox, a marine-monitoring fish, a life-size basketball player and a drinks-serving automaton were just some of the weird and wonderful …

Habitats

15 years ago LeBron James, Shaq and Jay-Z vs. Carmelo Anthony, Yao Ming and Fat Joe almost happened

As far as epic pickup games are concerned, perhaps there was none bigger than “The Blackout at Rucker Park.” On this exact date 15 years ago, stars …

Lebron James

NBA allows Jordan Clarkson, two others to play in Asian Games

After initially ruling that players couldn't take part in the Asian Games, the NBA decided Tuesday to make a onetime exception to allow three players …

Basketball

13 things you may not know about Joakim Noah

<b>1.</b> He’s one of only five players selected NCAA Final Four MVP, All-NBA 1st Team and All-Defensive 1st Team. The others are <b>Jerry West</b>, <b>Bill Walton</b>,</b> …

Basketball

19 Things That Are Way, Way Bigger Than Your Dumb Brain Thought

"I had no idea" - you.

Game of Thrones

Yao Ming incredibly towers over 6-10 Kevin Love and 7-foot Lauri Markkanen

The Cavaliers’ Kevin Love and the Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen snapped photos with Hall of Famer Yao Ming while they were in China this week, and the shots are just amazing.<p>Love and Markkanen are big guys — 6-foot-10 and 7-foot tall, respectively — but they look almost tiny when standing next to 7-foot-6 …

Kevin Love

Video: Kevin Love makes long trip to China only to discover he has a LeBron James tag on his baggage

Even though they are no longer teammates for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Kevin Love simply can’t get rid of Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James.Love …

Lebron James

Look: Yao Ming looks like a giant standing alongside Kevin Love, Lauri Markkanen

It’s no secret that former NBA star Yao Ming is quite a large man.Yao stands seven-foot-six, and weighs over 300 pounds, so he can make some of the …

Basketball

r/NBA is the 2nd most active subreddit on Reddit

With the Internet and social media becoming a one-stop shop source of information, the NBA has widened its reach and Reddit is a witness to it.Reddit …

Social Media

Kevin Love Posted A Photo With Yao Ming And The Size Difference Is Crazy

Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love is listed at 6-foot-10, 250 pounds – though he may not <i>actually</i> be that tall. Either way, he looks like a little …

Basketball

LOOK: Kevin Love Absolutely Dwarfed By Yao Ming While In China

Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love is a tall guy, to be sure. In fact, the former UCLA stand-out is 6-foot-10, which is gigantic to an …

Kevin Love

Yao Ming makes NBA star Kevin Love look tiny

IT’S a good day, folks, because the next instalment of “Yao Ming makes regular sized celebrities look tiny” has arrived.

Kevin Love

Yao Ming makes Kevin Love look small in side-by-side photo

Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports<p>The internet has long enjoyed any occasion when Yao Ming stands next to an individual of average height. The …

Kevin Love