Sweetening up your afternoon with a stick of Beijing’s timeless sugar coated snack and some links…
- Updates from Dickinson State University’s “friendship tour” to Northwest Agriculture and Forestry University in Yangling, Shaanxi province to play basketball and improve relations between the two schools can be read here and here. Photos can be seen here.
- The Chinese Women’s National Team will be travelling to the States for the second year in a row to face off against WNBA teams in two pre-season matches.
- DraftExpress destroys all of its credibility in regards to covering Chinese prospects by referring to Guo Ailun as “Ailun Guo” for two straight days in their Nike Hoop Summit write-ups. He’s also listed under the same erroneous name on his individual player profile.
- If it’s not over by the time the Wizards’ season ends later this week, Yi Jianlian will fly back to Guangzhou to cheer on his old team, the Guangdong Southern Tigers, to defend their CBA title against the Xinjiang Flying Tigers. Game One of the best-of-seven series starts on Friday night at Guangdong.