Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin



CBA is at the halfway of the Regular Season and there are still another 16 rounds left. Here is the last round review presented by Job Market.

Top ranked Flying Leopards (12-2) recorded its second loss in Beijing on Saturday night. Visitors were rolled over by ninth ranked Ducks (9-5) 99-76. It ended at the same time the nine-game winning streak of Flying Leopards. Ducks looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (191-88, college: Harvard) fired 23 points and 6 assists (made all of his seven free throws) for the winners. The former international center Ziming Fan (211-98) chipped in 12 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Shouqi Yan (190-97) produced 16 points for lost side. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Ducks maintains ninth position with 9-5 record. Flying Leopards at the other side still keep top place with two games lost. They share the position with Shenzhen L.. Ducks are looking forward to face Monkey Kings (#19) in Jiangsu in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Flying Leopards will play at home against Pioneers (#14) and are hoping to win this game.
Very important is a road loss of third ranked Guandong Tigers (11-3) against fourth ranked Guangsha Lions (11-3) on Sunday night. Visiting Guandong Tigers were defeated by Guangsha Lions in Hangzhou 98-86. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Guandong Tigers. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Yanhao Zhao (194-97) who helped to win the game recording 30 points. Jinqiu Hu contributed with 23 points and 10 rebounds (on 9-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners. American swingman Sonny Weems (198-86, college: Arkansas) replied with 23 points and 6 assists for Guandong Tigers. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Guangsha Lions moved-up to third place, which they share with Guangdong ST and Shanghai S. Guangsha Lions will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Guandong Tigers will play at home against Loongs and hope to get back on the winning track.
We should mention about the upset which took place in Qingdao, where higher ranked Long-Lions (10-4) lost to thirteenth ranked Eagles (5-9) in a road game 100-117 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Long-Lions. Worth to mention a great performance of Dezmine Wells who helped to win the game recording 33 points (!!!) and 6 assists. At the losing side Ying-Chun Chen responded with 35 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 6 assists. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Eagles moved-up to twelfth place, which they share with Jilin NE T. Loser Long-Lions keep the seventh position with four games lost. They share it with Shanxi L.. Eagles will meet bottom-ranked Rockets (#20) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Long-Lions will play against Golden Bulls (#6) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

Rest of the games of round 16 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Shanxi L. defeated Fujian S. in Taiyuan 142-131. Sichuan BW beat Ningbo R. at home 111-106. Bottom-ranked Nanjing TX MK was destroyed by Shenzhen L. on the opponent’s court 120-84. Beijing RF was outscored by Shanghai S. in a home game 83-102. Jilin NE T. recorded a loss to Tianjin on the road 107-99. Jiangsu D. was defeated by Shandong H. on its own court 87-93.

Fujian S. – Shanxi L. 131-142

There was no surprise in Jinjiang where 16th ranked Sturgeons (3-11) were defeated by eighth ranked Loongs (10-4) 142-131 on Saturday. Loongs made 29-of-34 free shots (85.3 percent) during the game. They shot the lights out from three sinking 17 long-distance shots on high 63.0 percentage. Loongs looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 43 points (!!!), 6 rebounds and 11 assists and the former international Shuai Yuan (194-94) who added 28 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side American point guard Trae Golden (189-91, college: Georgia Tech, agency: Network Sports International) responded with a triple-double by scoring 54 points (!!!), 12 rebounds and 14 assists (made all of his eight free throws) and YiChao Huang (196-92) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points, 10 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Sturgeons’ coach rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn’t help. Loongs have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Guangzhou LL. Sturgeons lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the sixteenth position with 11 games lost. They share it with Jiangsu D. and Sichuan BW. Loongs will meet higher ranked Guandong Tigers (#4) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Sturgeons will play against Jilin Tigers (#12) in Changchun and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Fujian S.: G.Trae 54+12reb+14ast, C.Linjian 24+1reb+1ast, L.Jianghuai 18+3reb, H.Yichao 16+10reb+5ast, O.Junxuan 12+6reb+2ast, Z.Yongpeng 7+8reb+1ast
Shanxi L.: F.Kay 43+6reb+11ast, Y.Shuai 28+6reb+3ast, X.Zhijiang 17+7reb+1ast, G.Zhaobao 16+11reb+2ast, S.Jonathon 15+3reb+7ast, Z.Ning 10+11reb+2ast

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Sichuan BW – Ningbo R. 111-106

The game between closely ranked teams ended with eighteenth ranked Blue Whales‘ (3-11) home victory over bottom-ranked Rockets (1-13) 111-106 on Sunday. Blue Whales made 36-of-42 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game, while Rockets only scored seventeen points from the stripe. Blue Whales looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Iranian center Hamed Haddadi (218-85, agency: BIG) who helped to win the game recording 14 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists and forward Songwei Zhu (206-96) who added 22 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side Serbian center Vladimir Stimac (210-87) responded with a double-double by scoring 40 points (!!!), 17 rebounds and 7 assists and Delong Han (196-95) scored 18 points and 7 assists. Five Blue Whales and four Rockets players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Blue Whales moved-up to sixteenth place, which they share with Jiangsu D. and Fujian S. Newly promoted Rockets dropped to the bottom position with 13 games lost. They share it with Nanjing TX MK. Blue Whales will meet higher ranked Heroes (#10) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Rockets will play against Eagles (#13) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Ningbo R.: S.Vladimir 40+17reb+7ast, Z.Biao 22+2ast, H.Delong 18+3reb+7ast, L.Bairun 12+3reb+6ast, X.Yuzhuo 6+1reb+1ast, W.Xiangbing 4+5reb
Sichuan BW: Z.Songwei 22+6reb+1ast, H.Shuo 18+5reb+5ast, J.Hanyi 17+5reb+1ast, G.Jinlin 17+1reb+4ast, H.Hamed 14+9reb+8ast, D.Zhang 10+2reb+1ast

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Shenzhen L. – Nanjing TX MK 120-84

Very expected game in Shenzhen where 20th ranked Monkey Kings (1-13) were rolled over by third ranked Aviators (12-2) 120-84 on Saturday. Aviators shot 25 for 34 from the free-throw line, while Monkey Kings only scored seven points from the stripe. Aviators forced 23 Monkey Kings turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 30 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Aviators made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international center Zijie Shen (210-97) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 15 points, 16 rebounds and 4 assists (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) and international Xining He (195-97) who added 22 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side forward Rongxiao Sun (200-95) responded with 18 points and 7 rebounds and forward Zixu Wang (198-98) scored 9 points and 12 rebounds. Five Aviators and four Monkey Kings players scored in double figures. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Aviators have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They used an opportunity after Liaoning FL lost their game and moved up joining them at the top position. Monkey Kings lost eleventh consecutive game. They dropped to the nineteenth place with 13 games lost. They share the position with Ningbo R.. Aviators will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Monkey Kings will play against Ducks (#9) in Beijing and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Nanjing TX MK: S.Rongxiao 18+7reb+3ast, W.Zirui 16+3reb+1ast, H.Yifeng 12+2reb+4ast, Z.Baiqing 12+5reb+1ast, W.Zixu 9+12reb+2ast, W.Rui 5+2reb+1ast
Shenzhen L.: H.Xining 22+6reb+2ast, G.Quan 22+6reb+2ast, Y.Linyi 15+4reb+6ast, S.Zijie 15+16reb+4ast, B.Askia 10+7reb+13ast, S.Haoqin 10+1reb

gschID: 954320

Qingdao E. – Guangzhou LL 117-100

We should mention about the upset which took place in Qingdao, where higher ranked Long-Lions (10-4) lost to thirteenth ranked Eagles (5-9) in a road game 100-117 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Long-Lions. Eagles shot 60.9 percent from the field and made 21-of-24 free shots (87.5 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 28 assists comparing to just 14 passes made by Long-Lions’ players. Worth to mention a great performance of American guard Dezmine Wells (196-92, college: Maryland) who helped to win the game recording 33 points (!!!) and 6 assists and the other American import power forward Dakari Johnson (213-95, college: Kentucky) who added 17 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists during the contest. At the losing side Taiwanese point guard Ying-Chun Chen (182-93, college: Liberty) responded with 35 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 6 assists and American guard Nate Mason (188-95, college: Minnesota) scored 25 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Eagles moved-up to twelfth place, which they share with Jilin NE T. Loser Long-Lions keep the seventh position with four games lost. They share it with Shanxi L.. Eagles will meet bottom-ranked Rockets (#20) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Long-Lions will play against Golden Bulls (#6) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Guangzhou LL: C.Ying-Chun 35+5reb+6ast, M.Nate 25+7reb+6ast, L.Yanzhe 12+4reb, G.Kai 7+11reb+2ast, Z.Mingzhen 6+1reb, Q.Haotong 5
Qingdao E.: W.Dezmine 33+3reb+6ast, W.Ruize 17+7reb+2ast, J.Dakari 17+5reb+5ast, W.Qingming 10+2reb+1ast, Z.Chengyu 9+2reb+2ast, L.Yuanyu 8+4reb+3ast

gschID: 954321

Beijing D. – Liaoning FL 99-76

Top ranked Flying Leopards (12-2) recorded its second loss in Beijing on Saturday night. Visitors were rolled over by ninth ranked Ducks (9-5) 99-76. It ended at the same time the nine-game winning streak of Flying Leopards. Ducks looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (191-88, college: Harvard) fired 23 points and 6 assists (made all of his seven free throws) for the winners. The former international center Ziming Fan (211-98) chipped in a double-double by scoring 12 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Shouqi Yan (190-97) produced 16 points and the former international center Hao Fu (208-97) added 12 points respectively for lost side. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Ducks maintains ninth position with 9-5 record. Flying Leopards at the other side still keep top place with two games lost. They share the position with Shenzhen L.. Ducks are looking forward to face Monkey Kings (#19) in Jiangsu in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Flying Leopards will play at home against Pioneers (#14) and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Liaoning FL: Y.Shouqi 16+3reb+2ast, F.Hao 12+4reb, Y.Zechen 9+3reb+1ast, Z.Jiwei 9+2ast, Z.Juncheng 8+4reb+1ast, F.Kyle 7+3reb+3ast
Beijing D.: L.Jeremy 23+4reb+6ast, G.Jonathan 14+2reb+2ast, F.Ziming 12+11reb+4ast, Z.Xiaochuan 9+4reb+3ast, F.Shuo 9+3reb, L.Xiaoyu 9+4ast

gschID: 954322

Beijing RF – Shanghai S. 83-102

Very predictable result in Beijing where fifth ranked Sharks (11-3) outscored 11th ranked Royal Fighters (7-7) 102-83 on Sunday. Sharks dominated down low during the game scoring 68 of its points in the paint compared to Royal Fighters’ 46. Sharks forced 32 Royal Fighters turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Sharks made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 15 rebounds and the former international center Zhelin Wang (214-94) who added 20 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. Four Sharks players scored in double figures. At the losing side American center Isaac Haas (219-95, college: Purdue) responded with a double-double by scoring 27 points and 14 rebounds (made all of his seven free throws) and Zhang Fan (195-96) scored 17 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Sharks moved-up to third place, which they share with Guangdong ST and Guangsha L. Royal Fighters lost third consecutive game. They keep the eleventh position with seven games lost. Sharks will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Royal Fighters will play against Jiangsu Dragons (#18) in Nanjing and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Beijing RF: H.Isaac 27+14reb+1ast, Z.Fan 17+5reb+4ast, L.Sanning 15+4reb+7ast, H.Yifan 8+7reb, M.Yong 7+2reb+1ast, Y.Changdong 4+7reb+1ast
Shanghai S.: V.Noah 23+15reb+1ast, W.Zhelin 20+10reb+1ast, L.Terry 14+6reb+3ast, G.Haowen 13+2reb+2ast, L.Hanchen 12+1reb+2ast, F.Jamaal 6+6reb+5ast

gschID: 954324

Tianjin – Jilin NE T. 107-99

There was a minor upset in Tianjin where 12th ranked Jilin Tigers (5-9) were defeated by fourteenth ranked Pioneers (4-10) 107-99 on Sunday. Pioneers looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American point guard Kenny Boynton (188-91, college: Florida) who helped to win the game recording 36 points (!!!) and American-Montenegrin point guard Taylor Rochestie (186-85, college: WSU) who added 23 points, 8 rebounds and 11 assists during the contest. Pioneers’ coach DeGui Zhang used an eleven-player rotation and allowed the starting five to get some rest. At the losing side American guard Dominique Jones (193-88, college: S.Florida) responded with a triple-double by scoring 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists and Yuxing Jiang (193-95) scored 13 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Pioneers maintains fourteenth position with 4-10 record. Loser Jilin Tigers keep the twelfth place with nine games lost. They share the position with Qingdao E.. Pioneers will meet league’s leader Flying Leopards in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Jilin Tigers will play against Sturgeons (#16) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jilin NE T.: J.Dominique 27+11reb+11ast, J.Weize 18+3reb, J.Yuxing 13+5reb+5ast, C.Jinming 12+4reb, D.Huaibo 8+2reb, Z.Cheng 8+11reb+3ast
Tianjin: B.Kenny 36+4reb+3ast, R.Taylor 23+8reb+11ast, M.Zikai 10+5reb, Z.Zhaoxu 8+7reb, L.Benson 7+7reb+3ast, X.Jin 6+3reb+3ast

gschID: 954325

Jiangsu D. – Shandong H. 87-93

Everything went according to plan in Nanjing where tenth ranked Heroes (8-6) won against 16th ranked Jiangsu Dragons (3-11) 93-87 on Sunday. They outrebounded Jiangsu Dragons 47-28 including 17 on the offensive glass. Heroes looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international center HanLin Tao (208-91) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 18 rebounds and American forward Troy Gillenwater (205-88, college: NM State) who added 29 points and 9 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side center Quanxi Wu (211-94) responded with 24 points and 6 rebounds and swingman Rongqi Huang (189-99) scored 14 points and 6 assists. Four Jiangsu Dragons players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Heroes maintains tenth position with 8-6 record. Jiangsu Dragons lost third consecutive game. They keep the sixteenth place with 11 games lost. They share the position with Sichuan BW and Fujian S.. Heroes will meet at home Blue Whales (#17) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Royal Fighters and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jiangsu D.: W.Quanxi 24+6reb+2ast, Z.Zhou 14+2reb+1ast, H.Rongqi 14+3reb+6ast, Z.Qilong 10+4reb+1ast, L.Lutong 8+3reb, J.Haoran 7+1reb
Shandong H.: G.Troy 29+9reb, T.Hanlin 23+18reb, C.Peidong 12+3reb+6ast, L.Guancen 8+6reb+1ast, J.Cheng 5+2reb+1ast, H.Qiaowen 5+2reb+1ast

gschID: 954326

Guangsha L. – Guangdong ST 98-86

Very important is a road loss of third ranked Guandong Tigers (11-3) against fourth ranked Guangsha Lions (11-3) on Sunday night. Visiting Guandong Tigers were defeated by Guangsha Lions in Hangzhou 98-86. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Guandong Tigers. Guangsha Lions made 36-of-40 charity shots (90.0 percent) during the game, while Guandong Tigers only scored nineteen points from the stripe. Guangsha Lions forced 20 Guandong Tigers turnovers and had a 33-21 advantage in offensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. Guangsha Lions brought some defensive toughness making 7 blocks. Guandong Tigers were plagued by 32 personal fouls down the stretch. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Yanhao Zhao (194-97) who helped to win the game recording 30 points. The former international center Jinqiu Hu (211-97) contributed with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 10 rebounds (on 9-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners. Four Guangsha Lions players scored in double figures. American swingman Sonny Weems (198-86, college: Arkansas) replied with 23 points and 6 assists and the former international power forward Jianlian Yi (212-87) added 8 points and 13 rebounds in the effort for Guandong Tigers. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Guangsha Lions moved-up to third place, which they share with Guangdong ST and Shanghai S. Guangsha Lions will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Guandong Tigers will play at home against Loongs and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Guangdong ST: W.Sonny 23+4reb+6ast, Z.Peng 16, X.Jie 11+3reb+5ast, H.Mingxuan 10+4reb+5ast, Z.Rui 9+2reb+7ast, Y.Jianlian 8+13reb
Guangsha L.: Z.Yanhao 30+3reb+2ast, H.Jinqiu 23+10reb+1ast, J.Jarrod 17+9reb+3ast, Z.Junlong 10+3reb+2ast, X.Feng 8+2reb+4ast, Z.Jiaren 4

gschID: 954327

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