Five More Years: Zhang Zhaoxu Stays With The Shanghai Sharks

As reported by Niubball, the Shanghai Sharks big man, Zhang Zhaoxu will remain a resident of Shanghai for the foreseeable future after inking a new deal with the team. Despite talk of Beijing and Xinjiang coming in for the 7″3 center, the Sharks front office held their nerve and will keep their young big man at the Yuanshen for the foreseeable future.

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Three Team Bidding War Breaking Out Over Zhang Zhaoxu? (Edited)

Interesting times are afoot in the Shanghai Sharks front office as it stares at the possibility of its starting center Zhang Zhaoxu leaving the team now his contract has expired and the two parties haven’t reached agreement on a new deal. Continue reading “Three Team Bidding War Breaking Out Over Zhang Zhaoxu? (Edited)”

Jet Chang Hoping To Belatedly Land In Shanghai

The Sharks’ roster is set to be reinforced in the next couple of weeks following the announcement that the former Div II college standout Tseng Hsieng ‘Jet’ Chang will be joining up with the team in the next fortnight or so once the twenty-three year old completes his national service in his native Taiwan. Continue reading “Jet Chang Hoping To Belatedly Land In Shanghai”

Gilbert Arenas Deselected From Sharks’ Playing Roster, Ryan Forehan-Kelly To Take His Place

In a sensational new development, Gilbert Arenas has been temporarily deselected from the Shanghai Sharks after the former NBA All-Star point guard’s injury problems showed no signs of ending. In his place comes Ryan Forehan-Kelly, who played for the Sharks in the 2011/12 season until an ACL injury on New Year’s Day meant that he was cut from the team and replaced by Marcus Landry. Continue reading “Gilbert Arenas Deselected From Sharks’ Playing Roster, Ryan Forehan-Kelly To Take His Place”

Shanghai Sharks Will Sign Gilbert Arenas

After nearly a fortnight of coverage, the ongoing speculation about Gilbert Arenas appears to have finally come to a close. In a blunt statement  on the Sharks official website, the organisation acknowledged that terms have been offered to the American- and baring something very dramatic- the one year contract will be signed and will cover Arenas for the 2012/13 CBA season. The deal arrives just in time for Shanghai’s first game away to Beijing on Saturday.

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