Big Yao surprised everyone by flying to Houston this week and was courtside at the Rockets-Lakers game. Below he hugs former teammate Metta World Peace, the basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest.
Click here for more photos of Yao at the game.
Click here for a video interview that Yao gave to the press before the game. As always, he was hilarious.
Fortunately for Rockets fans, the team made a great fourth quarter comeback to beat the Lakers.