The controversial former NBA All-Star originally known as Ron Artest signs one-year deal to play for Sichuan Blue Whales.
An international basketball tournament looks set to thrill hoop fans in southwestern China next month as part of celebrations marking the anniversary of a local autonomous prefecture.
Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant gives instructions while he holds a short basketball clinic with young players of Taiwan in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday, June 27, 2016. Kobe Bryant is in Taiwan to hold basketball clinics for young athletes.
NBA China and the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) announced a multiyear extension of their joint coaching development program. The initiative has trained more than 1,100 CBA coaches since 2009 and marks another milestone in the successful partnership between NBA China and the CBA to grow basketball in China.
A trademark dispute between retired US basketball icon Michael Jordan and a Chinese company has highlighted the complexity of such issues, with China's top court being asked on Tuesday to rehear the case.
China's top court held a hearing to decide whether to rehear a trademark dispute between retired US basketball star Michael Jordan and Chinese sportswear company Qiaodan Sports.
Former NBA star Stephon Marbury's life in Beijing
Former NBA star Stephon Marbury has become a permanent Chinese resident as he showed his "green card" on his Weibo account on Monday.
Tributes to Kobe Bryant went viral on the internet in China on Thursday after the basketball star scored 60 points in his final game, ending 20 years in the NBA.
Right after earning the biggest individual honor in basketball, China's retired hoops icon Yao Ming has already set his sights on a higher goal: to push the professional reform of the game's management in China.
Despite a relatively short playing career, retired star Yao Ming has been elected a basketball hall of famer for his role in helping to spread the NBA's popularity to China.
Chinese players were as important as foreign recruits as Sichuan won their first ever CBA title, Sichuan head coach said on Sunday.