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In an another exciting edition of “Yao Ming Is Tall, Makes People Not As Tall As Him Appear Not As Tall” (see here), former NBA great Yao Ming, all 7-feet-6-inches of him, recently posed for a photograph alongside boxing greats Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios. And, as one would expect, Yao Ming makes people who [...]The post Yao Ming is taller than people who are shorter than him, like Manny Pacquaio (photo) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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Houston Rockets reserve forward Terrence Jones was arrested in Portland for allegedly stomping on a homeless man's leg during a night out.
In case someone hasn't figured it out already, Yao Ming is very tall.
In fact, as the NBA's tallest active player at the time of his retirement, all of his fellow active and retired basketball stars (with the exception of just two- Gheorghe Muresan and Manute Bol) have to take a rare look upwards to have a conversation with the former Rockets center.
So naturally, boxing...
According to KATU, second-year Rockets forward, Terrence Jones, was arrested and charged with harassment in Portland Wednesday for allegedly attacking a homeless man.
Terrence Jones, a former Jefferson High School star and current Houston Rockets player, was arrested in Portland at about 2 a.m. on Wednesday after police said he yelled at a homeless man and stomped on his leg.
Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones pleaded not guilty to harassment after he was arrested for stomping on a sleeping homeless man.
Early Wednesday morning around 2AM (and we'll remind you what we say about early morning stuff...), a police officer said he saw a group of people leaving a local Portland nightclub.
The officer watched Jones walk by a...
NBA observers are well aware that summer does not officially arrive until a player is in an incident, that brings shame to him, his team and the Association. Summer this year arrived on the last day of July, as the “Houston Chronicle” has reported that Rockets forward Terrence Jones was arrested early Wednesday morning in Portland, Oregon charged with harassing a homeless man...
Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones was arrested early Wednesday morning after he allegedly attacked a homeless man. He was reportedly charged with harassment. According to KATU News in Portland, Ore., a police sergeant saw Jones walk out of a bar with his friends and by a doorway where two homeless men were sleeping. Police spokesman [...]
The busy press tour for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios fight continued today, now in Shanghai, China. Here, the fighters enjoyed a unique opportunity, and one that definitely made for a unique photo-op, as former NBA star and international celebrity Yao Ming was on hand. Take a look right here to see how Pacquiao and Rios stack up with Yao Ming. Somebody needs to put a tale...
Terrence Jones was arrested at approximately 2:00 AM on Wednesday morning after police claim he yelled at a homeless man and stomped on his leg in Portland, Oregon.
The victim, 46-year-old Daniel John Kellerher, received a minor leg injury and did not require immediate medical attention, Simpson said.
Jones is a current member of the Houston Rockets and is a native of Portland.
I don’t know what it is about Yao Ming taking pictures with smaller people, but it makes me smile every time. The latest in a very long series features Manny Pacquiao , Brandon Rios, and Yao Ming just having a grand old time during a recent meeting in China. The result is something I can’t take my eyes off of.
Pacquiao and Rios square off on Nov. 23rd.
Dwight Howard did the unthinkable nearly a month ago. He left the city of angels to pair up with rising superstar James Harden. Los Angeles is normally the place where stars go to cement their legacy. Well, Howard went against the grain. It just never seemed to work in L.A. for the 7-time All-Star. Dwight was frustrated for the duration of the season. He didn’t receive the amount...