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We have liftoff for Rocket

Yao has finally taken his game to new level

By Peter May
November 26, 2006

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Yao! As in, wow! If there was a five-year plan for Yao Ming, the dividends are rolling in here in Year 5. The altitudinous center is playing the best basketball of his career, the Houston Rockets are off to a terrific start, and, well, with Shaquille O'Neal on the sidelines, there isn't a better pivot in the league. (With apologies ... (Full article: 2023 words)

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