Houston delegation to meet with Chinese
CHICAGO -- The Houston Rockets will send a four-person delegation to China on Saturday with the intent of striking a deal to make Yao Ming the No. 1 pick in the 2002 NBA draft.
Houston player personnel director Dennis Lindsey told ESPN.com Friday that the Rockets were given approval by the Shanghai Sharks to head to China on an open-ended visit to meet with the team, Chinese Basketball League officials and the government of sport representatives. Rockets general manager Carroll Dawson, who ...
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