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Believe it or not, we are about two weeks away from Opening Night. Orlando opened training camp on October 1 and have reach the midpoint of the preseason. So how will we get ready? By counting down to the beginning of the season on November 2 against Denver. Let's continue:
The NBA Blog Preview continues to truck along. Last week the bloggers hit the Northwest Division. This week is the Southeast Division and I will be on Thursday with a preview of the Orlando Magic this season.
Until then, enjoy these previews from some fine writers on the Northwest Division:
Denver Nuggets: Denver Stiffs
Minnesota Timberwolves: Canius Hoopus | TwolvesBlog
Oklahoma City Thunder: Welcome to Loud City
Portland Trail Blazers: Blazersedge.com
Utah Jazz: SLC Dunk
23: The greatest moment of 'His Airness' ... 20: All-Star thoughts? ... 16: Blog Preview of the Central Division ... 11: Tracy McGrady talks warmly about Orlando ... 10: M...
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Most NBA fans were unmoved when news broke that Tracy McGrady had signed to play in China for the Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles in the Chinese Basketball Association. McGrady, now 33 years-old, is well past his prime and has become just an afterthought in the minds of NBA fans. But in China, well, that’s a different story. McGrady is already reportedly being paid $1 million to play...
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a story about former NBA player Tracy McGrady going overseas to play professional hoops in China with the Qingdao DoubleStar Eagles.Well, T-Mac arrived at Qingdao airport and nearly 2,000 crazed Tracy McGrady showed up to see T-Mac arrive.Check out the insane video found by our friends at No Guts, No Glory via Ball Don't Lie:
Believe it or not, we are about a month away from Opening Night. Orlando opened training camp on October 1 and have opened the preseason. So how will we get ready? By counting down to the beginning of the season on November 2 against Denver. Let's continue:
The Magic have an interesting contingent of former players that plan on plying their trade in China this year.
Tracy McGrady will be playing for CBA’s Double Star Eagles this season in China and it looke like he will have a few fans in his corner. Check out this video of T-Mac touching down in Qingdao to over 2,000 screaming fans. China sure loves their basketball.
H/T Ball Don’t Lie
Pictures via NiuBBall
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Tracy McGrady has only been in China for about a day now and he’s already made a huge splash. There was the video of him being greeted by thousands of fans. Now there is video from his first practice with Qingdao DoubleStar. The video is pretty much what you can expect Tracy to do a lot this year. Use his size for easy layups and dunks. (H/T Crab Dribbles)