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Ewing on Yao:"he was more American than anybody else."

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by tinman, Sep 19, 2016.

  1. tinman

    tinman Contributing Member
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    http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/...asian-american-basketball-fans-was-long-reach

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    Always nice when the league's top tier talent are also top tier guys off the court.
     
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    well it took him forever to dunk on someone so i wouldnt say he's that american. he's also freakishly tall. more alien than american
     
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    You kind of lost me there. What does dunking have to do with being of American nationality?
     
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    Which other basketball league in the world has a dunk contest in their all star events? :p
     
  7. sew

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    I'm fairly certain that there are many leagues around the world have dunk contests.
     
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    Almost all of them.
     
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    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Jss1xEzh5b4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
     
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    Link to your last dunk?
     
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    dudes kinda tall ?......a regular john wayne I tell ya !
     
  12. rocketsballin

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    i cant find any dunks so maybe it was some other guy. he says he didnt liked dunking on pple cuz its "disrespectful"

    dude stands next to anyone on this planet he's disrespecting them and he's not gonna dunk on someone cuz its disrespecful smh
     
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    The story goes that dunking on people was considered disrespectful in China, so Yao was hesitant to do so until he got all thuggy.
     
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    Still dont see a link to your last dunk.

    Can we at the least get a link to a quick release free throw?
     
  15. tinman

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    Live Long and Prosper Yao
     
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    A lot of them. And their dunks are just as exciting as in NBA.

    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/YUlQa0XXW0M" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
     
  17. Sweet Lou 4 2

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    That was hilarious.
     
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    Golden. Look at that swagger lol.
     
  20. tinman

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    He's more Texan and Houstonian
     
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