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Rockets release China's Zhou Qi

Dec 18, 2018 - 10:18 AM

Zhou Qi fails to establish himself in Houston playing just a handful of games from the bench in 2017-2018 with no starts

RELEASED. Zhou Qi's NBA career with the Houston Rockets ends abruptly after he failed to establish himself. Photo from Houston Rockets Facebook

NBA must focus more on developing Chinese players - Silver

Jun 02, 2017 - 12:59 PM

NBA commissioner Adam Silver wants to know why a country of 1 3 billion people doesn t have any

TALL ORDER. With Zhou Qi about to enter the NBA, commissioner Adam Silver says "It frustrates me that there are no Chinese players in the NBA right now." File photo by AFP

China's Zhou Qi has work to follow in Yao's NBA footsteps

Aug 07, 2016 - 5:05 PM

Zhou Qi the Chinese big man who was drafted by the Houston Rockets was limited to 3 points by Team USA s swarming defense

NOT READY. Zhou Qi, seen playing against NBA star DeMarcus Cousins, hasn't shown he is NBA ready despite being 7-foot-1. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

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Apr 19, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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First Chinese player in 9 years enters NBA draft

Apr 18, 2016 - 8:24 PM

Zhou Qi who gave Gilas Pilipinas headaches at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship is headed for the NBA draft

TALL ORDER. Zhou Qi, seen shooting over Jayson Castro of Gilas Pilipinas at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship, is following in the footsteps of Yi Jianlian and Yao Ming. File photo by AFP

China eliminated from Asian Games basketball contention after Iran loss

Sep 29, 2014 - 5:06 AM

The new look China was eliminated after losing to Iran leaving Japan South Korea Iran and Kazakhstan as the last teams standing

Seven-time Asian Games gold medalists China were eliminated before the medal round. File photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA

China's new basketball 'Great Wall' looks to impose at Asian Games

Sep 22, 2014 - 4:22 PM

A new look China frontline will look to win its 8th basketball gold in the last 10 Asian Games but Gilas Pilipinas South Korea and Iran remain dangerous contenders

Wang Zhelin (C) will team up with fellow seven-footer Zhou Qi to create a new ‘Great Wall of China’ at the Asian Games. File photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA

FIBA Asia Cup: Players to watch

Jul 15, 2014 - 9:00 AM

In this final installment of a four part series Rappler s Enzo Flojo lists the players to keep an eye on in the FIBA Asia Cup

(L to R) Liu Cheng, Paul Lee, and Zhou Qi all look to make their mark in the 2014 FIBA Asia Cup. Photos from fibaasia.net

FIBA Asia Cup preview: China, India, Indonesia, Iran, and Japan

Jul 03, 2014 - 6:06 PM

In this first of a four part series Rappler s Enzo Flojo gives a preview of the teams competing in the 2014 FIBA Asia Cup