Chinese Basketball Association http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/33696/all en Basketball: McGrady's China team finish bottom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/basketball-mcgradys-china-team-finish-bottom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Tracy McGrady's Qingdao Eagles have finished bottom of the Chinese basketball league at the end of a frustrating season for the former NBA star.</p> <p>McGrady scored 30 points and nine rebounds in Sunday's 121-104 defeat to Guangdong Hongyuan, who topped the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league of 17 teams, with the top eight now qualifying for the play-offs.</p> <p>Despite some impressive individual performances from former Houston Rockets shooting guard McGrady, his first season has been marked by poor results with Qingdao winning just eight of their 32 games.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/basketball-mcgradys-china-team-finish-bottom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Chinese Basketball Association Human Interest National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 05:30:35 +0000 5758685 at http://www.globalpost.com China basketball player vilified for Japan move http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130417/china-basketball-player-vilified-japan-move <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A former Chinese national youth team basketball player branded as "scum" after she emerged playing in a Japanese league with Japanese citizenship has sparked heated debate over patriotism in sport in China.</p> <p>Li Mingyang was heavily criticised online after basketball officials in China said earlier this week that she had assumed a Japanese name and was eligible to play for her new country's national team in three years.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130417/china-basketball-player-vilified-japan-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Li Xin Sun AFP Wed, 17 Apr 2013 06:45:50 +0000 5818046 at http://www.globalpost.com Results of CBA league http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/results-cba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results from the 2013-14 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Friday (home teams in CAPS):</p> <p>Jiangsu Dragons bt SICHUAN JINQIANG, 83-63</p> <p>Shanghai Sharks bt GUANGDONG HONGYUAN, 101-92</p> <p>FUJIAN SBS bt Foshan Long Lions, 98-92</p> <p>XINJIANG GUANGHUI bt Dongguan Marco Polo, 99-86</p> <p>Beijing Ducks bt LIAONING HENGYE, 106-99</p> <p>QINGDAO DOUBLESTARS bt Bayi Fubang, 102-95</p> <p>Played on Wednesday</p> <p>ZHEJIANG GUANGSHA bt Shanxi Fenjiu, 126-115</p> <p>JILIN NORTHEAST TIGERS bt Tianjin Ronggang, 102-101</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/results-cba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2010–11 CBA season 2011–12 CBA season Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:47:12 +0000 6011612 at http://www.globalpost.com Standings of CBA league http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/standings-cba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Following are the standings of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league after Friday's games (tabulated under games won, lost, winning percentage and points):</p> <p>1. Guangdong Hongyuan 9 1 90.0% 19</p> <p>2. Beijing Ducks 8 2 80.0% 18</p> <p>3. Shanghai Sharks 8 2 80.0% 18</p> <p>4. Xinjiang Guanghui 7 3 70.0% 17</p> <p>5. Shandong Gold 7 3 70.0% 17</p> <p>6. Zhejiang Chouzhou 6 4 60.0% 16</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/standings-cba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:04:59 +0000 6011646 at http://www.globalpost.com Shanghai's foreign duo shine as Guangdong suffer first loss http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/shanghais-foreign-duo-shine-guangdong-suffer-first-loss <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai Sharks were the most surprising team in this season's Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league so far, as they welcomed a road victory over defending champions Guangdong Hongyuan 101-92 on Friday, snapping their nine-game winning streak.</p> <p>Shanghai's key to win was their foreign duo: Quincy Douby and Darnell Jackson. Douby finished with a game-high 32 points. Jackson added 29 points and seven rebounds.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131206/shanghais-foreign-duo-shine-guangdong-suffer-first-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Chinese Basketball Association National Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:47:51 +0000 6011723 at http://www.globalpost.com Results of WCBA League http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131207/results-wcba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results of the sixth round matches of the Chinese Women's Basketball Association (WCBA) League on Saturday (home team in CAPS):</p> <p>Guangdong bt YUNNAN, 80-69</p> <p>BAYI bt Heilongjiang, 103-87</p> <p>ZHEJIANG bt Beijing, 83-63</p> <p>Shanghai bt LIAONING, 75-68</p> <p>Jiangsu bt SHENYANG ARMY, 90-68</p> <p>SHANXI bt Shandong, 87-62</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> Chinese Basketball Association Women's Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:12:45 +0000 6012711 at http://www.globalpost.com Standings of WCBA League http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131207/standings-wcba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Following are the standings of the Chinese Women's Basketball Association (WCBA) League after Saturday's sixth round matches (tabulated under ranking, team, games played, won, lost and points):</p> <p>1. Shanxi 6 6 0 12</p> <p>2. Beijing 6 5 1 11</p> <p>3. Shanghai 6 5 1 11</p> <p>4. Guangdong 6 5 1 11</p> <p>5. Heilongjiang 6 4 2 10</p> <p>6. Jiangsu 6 3 3 9</p> <p>7. Zhejiang 6 3 3 9</p> <p>8. Liaoning 6 2 4 8</p> <p>9. Bayi 6 2 4 8</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131207/standings-wcba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:13:38 +0000 6012718 at http://www.globalpost.com Results of WCBA League http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131210/results-wcba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results of the seventh round matches of the Chinese Women's Basketball Association (WCBA) League on Tuesday (home team in CAPS):</p> <p>BEIJING bt Yunnan, 90-71</p> <p>Shanxi bt GUANGDONG, 93-69</p> <p>LIAONING bt Bayi, 66-58</p> <p>Jiangsu bt SHANDONG, 98-60</p> <p>ZHEJIANG bt Heilongjiang, 76-54</p> <p>Shanghai bt SHENYANG ARMY, 89-75</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> Chinese Basketball Association Women's Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:51:11 +0000 6015721 at http://www.globalpost.com Standings of WCBA League http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131210/standings-wcba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- Following are the standings of the Chinese Women's Basketball Association (WCBA) League after Tuesday's seventh round matches (tabulated under ranking, team, games played, won, lost and points):</p> <p>1. Shanxi 7 7 0 14</p> <p>2. Beijing 7 6 1 13</p> <p>3. Shanghai 7 6 1 13</p> <p>4. Guangdong 7 5 2 12</p> <p>5. Heilongjiang 7 4 3 11</p> <p>6. Jiangsu 7 4 3 11</p> <p>7. Zhejiang 7 4 3 11</p> <p>8. Liaoning 7 3 4 10</p> <p>9. Bayi 7 2 5 9</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131210/standings-wcba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:51:50 +0000 6015728 at http://www.globalpost.com American forward Rodgers joins Chinese basketball club http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/american-forward-rodgers-joins-chinese-basketball-club <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>CHANGCHUN, China, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- American forward Leon Rodgers joined the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) side Jilin Northeast Tigers on Wednesday, replacing Tony Mitchell who was out after a string of poor performances.</p> <p>Leon, born in 1980 and who stands at 2 meters tall, had played for Jilin from 2008 to 2010. He had scored more than 60 in two consecutive games and made 15 3-pointers in a game.</p> <p>In the 2008-2009 CBA season, Leon averaged 34.72 points, 8.5 rebounds,but in the next season, he averaged only 28.45 points plus 8.45 rebounds.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/american-forward-rodgers-joins-chinese-basketball-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Human Interest Jilin Jilin Northeast Tigers Leon Rodgers Xinhua News Agency Wed, 11 Dec 2013 09:32:11 +0000 6016768 at http://www.globalpost.com Results of CBA league http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/results-cba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec.11 (Xinhua) -- Following are the results from the 2013-14 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Wednesday (home teams in CAPS):</p> <p>FUJIAN SBS bt Jilin Northeast Tigers, 119-110</p> <p>SHANGHAI SHARKS bt Liaoning Hengye, 114-89</p> <p>DONGGUAN MARCO POLO bt Qingdao Doublestars, 101-93</p> <p>Xinjiang Guanghui bt FOSHAN LONG LIONS, 103-86</p> <p>Guangdong Hongyuan bt SHANXI FENJIU, 104-82</p> <p>Sichuan Jinqiang bt BAYI FUBAN, 96-95</p> <p>Zhejiang Guangsha bt JIANGSU DRAGONS, 102-94</p> <p>SHANDONG GOLD bt Beijing Ducks, 98-86</p> <p>Played on Tuesday:</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/results-cba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2010–11 CBA season 2011–12 CBA season Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:35:01 +0000 6017138 at http://www.globalpost.com Standings of CBA league http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/standings-cba-league <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec.11 (Xinhua) -- Following are the standings of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league after Wednesday's games (tabulated under games won, lost, winning percentage and points):</p> <p>1. Guangdong Hongyuan 10 2 83.3% 22</p> <p>2. Beijing Ducks 9 3 75.0% 21</p> <p>3. Xinjiang Guanghui 9 3 75.0% 21</p> <p>4. Shanghai Sharks 9 3 75.0% 21</p> <p>5. Shandong Gold 8 4 66.7% 20</p> <p>6. Dongguan Marco Polo 7 5 58.3% 19</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/standings-cba-league" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chinese Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:35:07 +0000 6017139 at http://www.globalpost.com CBA Roundup: Yi Jianlian shines as Guangdong Hongyuan beat Shanxi Fenjiu http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/cba-roundup-yi-jianlian-shines-guangdong-hongyuan-beat-shanx <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BEIJING, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- Guangdong Hongyuan's former NBA player Yi Jianlian scored team-high 30 points and grabbed 18 rebounds as the defending champions claimed a 104-82 road victory over Shanxi Fenjiu in the 12th round of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Wednesday.</p> <p>Guangdong's Joshua Powell finished with 16 points and 13 rebounds, Wang Shipeng had 17 points, including five three-pointers, and Zhu Fangyu and Zhou Peng combined with 28 points.</p> <p>The Beijing Ducks, who were playing without former NBA star Stephon Marbury, lost 98-86 to Shandong Gold.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/131211/cba-roundup-yi-jianlian-shines-guangdong-hongyuan-beat-shanx" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Chinese Basketball Association National Basketball Association Xinhua News Agency Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:18:55 +0000 6017180 at http://www.globalpost.com (Sports Focus) Yao Ming's NBA style crashes into Chinese wall http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140702/sports-focus-yao-mings-nba-style-crashes-chinese-wall <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Xinhua News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SHANGHAI, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Chinese basketball star and Shanghai Sharks owner Yao Ming has been under fire from some former team officials as a veteran player was denied a chance to finish his career in his hometown.</p> <p>Yao, a former NBA player and a Shanghai native who took over the Sharks in 2009, on Monday refused to give former international guard Liu Wei a one-year contract extension, which dashed the 34-year-old's dream of retiring in Shanghai.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Xinhua News Agency.</a></p> <p>Xinhua is China's state-run news agency.</p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/xinhua-news-agency/140702/sports-focus-yao-mings-nba-style-crashes-chinese-wall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Chinese Basketball Association Technology Yao Ming Yao Ming Xinhua News Agency Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:48:28 +0000 6193824 at http://www.globalpost.com