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Bigger and better

Updated: 2012-11-22 08:07
( China Daily)

Bigger and better

Bigger and better

Bigger and better

China Daily takes a look at each of the 17 teams which will be chasing glory in what could be a watershed year for the league

The new CBA season, which starts on Saturday night with a clash between defending champion the Beijing Ducks and the Shanghai Sharks, promises to be the best ever staged in this country. NBA stars continue to look at the league as a viable way to continue their professional careers, a la seven-time NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady, while the clubs are becoming more and more willing to spend big bucks to attract major talent - and boost their local stocks. Of course, the greater the talent on the court, the more people who will come to watch. The 2012-13 season promises to be vibrant on and off the pines as the country's most popular domestic competition goes from strength to strength.

In order of how they finished last season

Bigger and better

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