According an initial report from Yahoo! Sports, which was confirmed by several other news organizations, Yao Ming definitely set to retire after just nine NBA seasons.
An source who spoke under the condition of anonymity says neither Yao nor his representatives have informed the league office of the decision, and the league says Yao has not filed paperwork that would make his decision final.
The 7-foot-6 Yao was the top overall pick in the 2002 draft, but his career has been hampered by recent foot and leg injuries.
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Model Sarah Stage is an inspiring figure to follow. For one, she's beautiful and second, she shot to Internet fame for posting pictures of her pregnant in a bikini, looking as if she wasn't pregnant at all. Even when she was near her term, she barely looked pregnant at all. Now she's given birth and is back with more Instagram hotness. Check it out below: Read more
As far as skateboarding goes, riding on a smooth terrain is always better because the wheels on a skateboard aren't meant for any rough kind of terrain. But Kilian Martin is no normal skateboarder. He proved that he's able to skate even on salt flats to rocky desserts. Check it out below: Read more