February 10, 2003 | Jack McCallum
With his forceful play and a smile that transcends language, Houston's 7'5" YAO MING has given the league a needed boost on two continents
January 27, 2003 | Jack McCallum
In his first meeting with Shaq, the NBA's immovable object, the Rockets' Yao Ming proved that he's an irresistible force
January 20, 2003
In a strong class of rookies, here are nine of the most prominent ones. Who's had the greatest impact?
November 04, 2002
RevealedThat Raptors center Hakeem Olajuwon, a 12-time NBA All-Star, will announce his retirement before the Rockets-Golden State game in Houston on Nov. 9, effective immediately. The Nigerian-born 7-footer played 17...
October 28, 2002 | Ian Thomsen
The search for an answer to Shaq continues. Can the latest entry, mammoth Rockets rookie Yao Ming, measure up?