Scouting Report: Beijing Ducks

The first game in the 2012/13 Chinese Basketball Association season is a big one and a suitably feisty derby encounter should hopefully set the tempo for both teams’ campaigns from now until the play-offs start in March. Continue reading “Scouting Report: Beijing Ducks”

Beijing Ducks 93 – Shanghai Sharks 78: Ji’s Purple Patch Proves Decisive As Beijing Dispatch Sharks

With a playoff spot already booked, the Sharks came to Beijing knowing that the clash with their traditional rivals would go a long way to determining where Shanghai would finish in the playoff posistions. Yet come game time, it quickly became apparent that this wasn’t going to be the Sharks’ lucky day and a sensational burst of long-range shooting from the Ducks was enough to put the visitors on the back foot for long enough for Beijing to build up an insurmountable lead.

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