Here are two videos that have been posted on the Web this afternoon after Yao’s workout at Toyota Center against Chuck Hayes and James Cripe (NBA D-Leaguer). It looked pretty intense, which we all like to see.
Yesterday, Dr. Tom Clanton — who operated on Yao’s foot last year — revealed that the hairline fracture in Yao’s surgically repaired foot has fully healed.
“Yesterday when I heard the news I feel that, not just me, the entire medical staff including Rockets staff, their efforts in last year all paid off,” said Yao. “I’m just looking forward to playing a great season in 2010-2011 and I think I can count on my foot now.”
And here’s an interview with Rockets GM Daryl Morey after Yao’s workout: