As harbingers go, this is a doozy. Yao Ming is enjoying his new favorite getaway from the swirl that has engulfed him since he landed in Houston four months ago: slowly circling the Westside Tennis Club's parking lot in his week-old silver Toyota Sequoia. This is the Rockets' practice site. It's also Yao's training ground as a driver, since he has yet to earn his license.
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