Yao Ming's agent has asked the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame to set aside the former All-Star center's nomination for a later year.
Houston Rockets All-Star center Yao Ming is retiring after nine NBA seasons, according to a person with direct knowledge of his decision.
Yao Ming wakes up each morning and immediately heads for the computer to get the latest on the earthquake that devastated China.
The Olympics are still three months away, and already Yao Ming is trying to work the officials.
Yao Ming will have surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot, Houston Rockets officials said Saturday.
Yao Ming's season-ending injury has China thinking the once-unthinkable: The host nation's biggest and glitziest star might miss the Beijing Olympics.
Yao Ming's season is over.
China expects Houston Rockets star Yao Ming to play for the national team in the Asian Championships in September, even though the All-Star planned to spend the summer resting.
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LeBron James scored 23 points on 10-of-11 shooting before sitting out the fourth quarter as the U.S. routed Korea, 116-63 on Tuesday in a game that conjured up memories of the dominance of the original Dream Team.
The All-Stars agree: Keeping America's best on the same team will put the U.S. back on top.