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How chubby did Yao Ming get? And why isn't he happy? He is jealous this Jeremy Lin kid who grew up in America is stealing his thunder as the Chinese Basketball player? Dikembe Mutumbo is always happy. No matter where he is.
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This video was made as a tribute to Mr. James Bucklin, whose valentine will always be Yao Ming. Many people don't understand what Yao is or what he could have been had injuries stayed far away. We miss the big fella and only hope he is doing well. This is a bitter sweet video.
PS. no one made this video for James, that was a joke.
Crazy stuff, height. You know, how it is all relative and stuff. Former Rockets center (and very tall man) Yao Ming met another tall Houston athlete on Tuesday: Texans linebacker J.J. Watt.
Apparently, the two tall men, although one is taller than the other tallish guy, enjoyed a lunch together. Ming is in Houston this week to attend NBA All-Star Game festivities. Watt was probably...
JJ Watt recently tweeted a picture with the biggest man in Houston sports, Yao Ming. The photo by itself is comical enough. Watt is a 6′ 5″ NFL star and looks like a 6th grader troubling Yao Ming for an autograph. As great as this photo is, it made me wonder of many of the [...]
This should be one of the better dunk contest in recent memory.
Rockets Dikembe Mutombo (7’2), Jeremy Lin (6’3) and Yao Ming (7’6), who’re all in Houston for All-Star weekend, pose together for a photo:
wow…i look like an infant #twintowersplusone twitter.com/JLin7/status/3…
— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) February 14, 2013
J.J. Watt had lunch with Yao Ming and the two posed for a photo that Watt shared on Twitter. People were shocked by the disparity in size because apparently some think all sports people are equally gigantic. Someone looks small compared to a guy who’s listed at 7’6″? WEIRD!
– The Jags quarterback coach said that Blaine Gabbert would be the highest graded quarterback in this...
The NBA has announced the judges for the All-Star dunk contest Saturday night at 8 pm/et. All five judges are former Houston Rockets:
10x NBA All-Star & NBA Champion, Clyde Drexler
8x NBA All-Star & 4x Defensive Player of the Year, Dikembe Mutombo
12x NBA All-Star & 2x NBA Champion, Hakeem Olajuwon
8x NBA All-Star, Yao Ming
5x NBA All-Star (as player), 2x NBA Champion...