It’s been announced that Yao will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame later this year. The video below is pretty cool where Yao says he was ‘surprised,’ and Jeff Van Gundy and Shaq say nice things about him…
JVG also makes the case for Yao’s HoF worthiness to the Houston Chronicle’s Jonathan Feigen in this story.
This video montage is a great retrospective.
This 1-on-1 interview with Gary Chow is pretty good.
Yanan Wang with the Washington Post sums things up well with “How Yao Ming subverted stereotypes and brought basketball to millions“