Hanlin Tao

Hanlin Tao



Here is the last round review presented by Job Market.

The game between third ranked Sharks (14-4) and tenth ranked Heroes (10-8) was the most important one in the last round on Wednesday night. Sharks were defeated by Heroes in Shanghai 117-100. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Sharks. Heroes dominated down low during the game scoring 78 of its points in the paint compared to Sharks’ 56 and made 18-of-23 free shots (78.3 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Sharks 48-36 including a 38-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. Heroes looked well-organized offensively handing out 30 assists. 26 personal fouls committed by Sharks helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was the former international center Hanlin Tao (208-91) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 20 rebounds. American Lester Hudson (190-84, college: UT Martin) chipped in 26 points and 6 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) who recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Heroes maintains tenth place with 10-8 record. Sharks at the other side keep the third position with four games lost. They share it with Shanxi L. and Guangsha L.. Heroes are looking forward to face Jiangsu Dragons (#18) in Nanjing in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Sharks will play at home against Flying Tigers (#14) and are hoping to win this game.
Leader Flying Leopards delivered the sixteenth victory. This time they beat 6th ranked Aviators (13-5) 93-80 in Shenzhen. It was a good game for the former international Ailun Guo (189-93) who led his team to a victory with 15 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. Jiwei Zhao contributed with 17 points for the winners. American forward Jared Sullinger (206-92, college: Ohio St.) answered with a double-double by scoring 31 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assists for Aviators. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Flying Leopards have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain first place with 16-2 record. Aviators lost third consecutive game. They keep the sixth position with five games lost. They share it with Guangdong ST. Flying Leopards will play against Ducks (#8) in Beijing in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Aviators will play on the road against Guangsha Lions in Hangzhou and hope to get back on the winning track.
A very close game took place in Nanjing between Rockets and Jiangsu Dragons. Nineteenth ranked Rockets (2-16) got a very close victory on the road over 18th ranked Jiangsu Dragons (3-15). Rockets managed to escape with a 2-point win 104-102 on Wednesday evening. Vladimir Stimac stepped up and scored 4 points, 22 rebounds and 12 assists for the winners. The best for the losing side was Quanxi Wu with 32 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Newly promoted Rockets maintains nineteenth place with 2-16 record. Jiangsu Dragons lost seventh consecutive game. They keep the eighteenth position with 15 games lost. Rockets will meet at home league’s second-placed Golden Bulls in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Heroes (#10) in Jinan and hope to secure a win.

Other games of round 21 were very predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Tianjin were defeated by Shanxi L. in Taiyuan 130-123. Beijing D. smashed Jilin NE T. at home 105-76. Sichuan BW won against Guangzhou LL on the opponent’s court 110-103. Xinjiang FT managed to outperform Qingdao E. in a home game 92-89. Zhejiang GB. managed to beat Beijing RF on the road 102-90.
The best stats of 21th round was 23 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists by Qian Wu of Zhejiang GB..

Shanxi L. – Tianjin 130-123

There was no surprise in Taiyuan where 14th ranked Pioneers (5-13) were defeated by fifth ranked Loongs (14-4) 130-123 on Tuesday. Loongs dominated down low during the game scoring 74 of its points in the paint compared to Pioneers’ 54 and made 32-of-34 free shots (94.1 percent) during the game, while Pioneers only scored six points from the stripe. Loongs looked well-organized offensively handing out 37 assists. American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 9 rebounds and 18 assists (went 8 for 8 at the free throw line) for the winners and center Zhaobao Ge (213-92) chipped in 40 points (!!!) and 8 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American point guard Kenny Boynton (188-91, college: Florida) with 26 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists and center Tian Yu (207-96) scored 28 points. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Loongs have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They moved-up to third place, which they share with Shanghai S. and Guangsha L. Loser Pioneers dropped to the fifteenth position with 13 games lost. They share it with Sichuan BW. Loongs will meet at home Guandong Tigers (#6) in the next round. Pioneers will play against Monkey Kings (#20) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Tianjin: Y.Tian 28+4reb+1ast, B.Kenny 26+8reb+4ast, R.Taylor 14+5reb+12ast, X.Jin 12+3reb+1ast, L.Benson 12+8reb+2ast, Z.Zhaoxu 11+12reb+2ast
Shanxi L.: G.Zhaobao 40+8reb+2ast, F.Kay 25+9reb+18ast, S.Jonathon 21+5reb+6ast, X.Zhijiang 14+8reb, Y.Shuai 12+3reb+2ast, Z.Ning 7+5reb+1ast

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Beijing D. – Jilin NE T. 105-76

No shocking result in a game in Beijing where ninth ranked Ducks (11-7) smashed 12th ranked Jilin Tigers (7-11) 105-76 on Tuesday. They outrebounded Jilin Tigers 51-36 including a 35-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. Ducks looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Ducks made 8 blocks. American point guard Jonathan Gibson (188-87, college: NM State) stepped up and scored 17 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners and Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (191-88, college: Harvard) chipped in 12 points and 8 assists. Five Ducks players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was the former international guard Jinming Cui (195-92) with 16 points and 5 assists and American guard Dominique Jones (193-88, college: S.Florida) scored 9 points and 4 assists. 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 moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Guangzhou LL. Loser Jilin Tigers keep the twelfth position with 11 games lost. They share it with Qingdao E.. Ducks will meet league’s leader Flying Leopards in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jilin Tigers will play against Sturgeons (#17) in Jinjiang and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jilin NE T.: C.Jinming 16+4reb+5ast, D.Haoran 9+5reb+2ast, J.Yuxing 9+2reb+2ast, J.Dominique 9+4reb+4ast, Z.Cheng 7+4reb+3ast, J.Weize 6+4reb+4ast
Beijing D.: G.Jonathan 17+8reb+4ast, Z.Xiaochuan 13+7reb+1ast, J.Taruike 12+7reb+1ast, L.Jeremy 12+3reb+8ast, L.Muhao 11+7reb, F.Ziming 9+6reb+3ast

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Guangzhou LL – Sichuan BW 103-110

There was an upset in Guangzhou where higher ranked Long-Lions (11-7) were defeated by sixteenth ranked Blue Whales (5-13) 110-103 on Tuesday. Blue Whales made 35-of-40 free shots (87.5 percent) during the game. Blue Whales outrebounded Long-Lions 45-33 including 36 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists. The former international point guard Shuo Han (197-86) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 5 rebounds and 16 assists for the winners and Iranian center Hamed Haddadi (218-85, agency: BIG) chipped in 15 points and 12 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American guard Nate Mason (188-95, college: Minnesota) with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 6 rebounds, 13 assists and 4 steals and international Mingzhen Zhu (196-96) scored 24 points. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Long-Lions’ coach rotated twelve players in this game, but that didn’t help. Blue Whales moved-up to fifteenth place, which they share with Tianjin. Loser Long-Lions keep the eighth position with seven games lost. They share it with Beijing D.. Blue Whales will meet at home higher ranked Royal Fighters (#11) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Long-Lions will play against Eagles and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Guangzhou LL: Z.Mingzhen 24+3reb, M.Nate 23+6reb+13ast, C.Ying-Chun 17+7ast, Z.Zhun 14+3reb+2ast, J.Mingru 12+3reb+1ast, G.Kai 5+5reb+3ast
Sichuan BW: H.Shuo 19+5reb+16ast, J.Hanyi 19+4reb+4ast, Z.Songwei 17+7reb+2ast, H.Hamed 15+12reb+2ast, L.Honghan 13+4reb+4ast, M.Sterling 11+4reb

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Xinjiang FT – Qingdao E. 92-89

There was a small surprise in Urumqi where fifteenth ranked Flying Tigers (6-12) edged 13th ranked Eagles (7-11) 92-89 on Tuesday. Flying Tigers made 17-of-21 free shots (81.0 percent) during the game. Flying Tigers outrebounded Eagles 45-31 including a 37-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 30 assists. American center Arnett Moultrie (208-90, college: MSU) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 18 rebounds for the winners and the former international Abudurexiti Abudushalamu (203-96) chipped in 27 points and 5 assists. Four Flying Tigers players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was American power forward Dakari Johnson (213-95, college: Kentucky) with 20 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists and Ruize Wang (197-95) scored 14 points. Eagles’ coach tried various players’ combinations and tested in total twelve players in this game, but that didn’t help. Flying Tigers have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to fourteenth place. Loser Eagles dropped to the twelfth position with 11 games lost. They share it with Jilin NE T.. Flying Tigers will meet higher ranked Sharks (#4) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Eagles will play against Long-Lions (#9) in Guangzhou and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Qingdao E.: J.Dakari 20+9reb+5ast, W.Ruize 14+3reb+3ast, L.Junhu 14+3reb, W.Dezmine 9+5reb+4ast, Z.Tailong 9+2ast, Z.Chengyu 9+1reb+2ast
Xinjiang FT: A.Abudurexiti 27+4reb+5ast, M.Arnett 25+18reb+3ast, Q.Lin 17+5reb+4ast, B.Lutu 11+3reb+1ast, T.Caiyu 5+5reb+3ast, A.Azat 3+3reb+6ast

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Shanghai S. – Shandong H. 100-117

The game between third ranked Sharks (14-4) and tenth ranked Heroes (10-8) was the most important one in the last round on Wednesday night. Sharks were defeated by Heroes in Shanghai 117-100. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Sharks. Heroes dominated down low during the game scoring 78 of its points in the paint compared to Sharks’ 56 and made 18-of-23 free shots (78.3 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Sharks 48-36 including a 38-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. Heroes looked well-organized offensively handing out 30 assists. 26 personal fouls committed by Sharks helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was the former international center Hanlin Tao (208-91) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 20 rebounds. American Lester Hudson (190-84, college: UT Martin) chipped in 26 points and 6 assists. Four Heroes players scored in double figures. At the other side the best for losing team was American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) who recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds and the former international center Zhelin Wang (214-94) added 18 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Heroes maintains tenth place with 10-8 record. Sharks at the other side keep the third position with four games lost. They share it with Shanxi L. and Guangsha L.. Heroes are looking forward to face Jiangsu Dragons (#18) in Nanjing in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Sharks will play at home against Flying Tigers (#14) and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Shanghai S.: V.Noah 20+12reb+2ast, W.Zhelin 18+6reb+1ast, R.Junwei 14+2reb+1ast, G.Haowen 9+2reb+1ast, L.Terry 8+2reb, F.Jamaal 7+3reb+8ast
Shandong H.: H.Lester 26+4reb+6ast, T.Hanlin 22+20reb+1ast, G.Troy 17+4reb+3ast, W.Ruheng 16+6reb+9ast, J.Cheng 10+5reb+2ast, L.Guancen 8+6reb+3ast

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Jiangsu D. – Ningbo R. 102-104

A very close game took place in Nanjing between Rockets and Jiangsu Dragons. Nineteenth ranked Rockets (2-16) got a very close victory on the road over 18th ranked Jiangsu Dragons (3-15). Rockets managed to escape with a 2-point win 104-102 on Wednesday evening. Rockets outrebounded Jiangsu Dragons 43-26 including 28 on the defensive glass. They shot the lights out from three sinking 16 long-distance shots on high 51.6 percentage. Rockets looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists. Serbian center Vladimir Stimac (210-87) stepped up and scored 4 points, 22 rebounds and 12 assists for the winners and guard Bairun Li (186-0) chipped in 19 points and 6 assists. The best for the losing side was center Quanxi Wu (211-94) with 32 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists and swingman Rongqi Huang (189-99) scored 12 points and 9 assists. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Newly promoted Rockets maintains nineteenth place with 2-16 record. Jiangsu Dragons lost seventh consecutive game. They keep the eighteenth position with 15 games lost. Rockets will meet at home league’s second-placed Golden Bulls in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Heroes (#10) in Jinan and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jiangsu D.: W.Quanxi 32+7reb+4ast, Z.Zhou 16+2reb+1ast, H.Rongqi 12+3reb+9ast, T.Yanru 11+2reb+1ast, W.Yujia 11+2reb+1ast, S.Hongfei 6+8ast
Ningbo R.: L.Bairun 19+1reb+6ast, N.Hongyu 18+6reb+1ast, H.Delong 17+4ast, W.Xiangbing 16+4reb, Z.Junfeng 13+2reb+4ast, M.Zhenxiang 9+5reb+1ast

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Shenzhen L. – Liaoning FL 80-93

Leader Flying Leopards delivered the sixteenth victory. This time they beat 6th ranked Aviators (13-5) 93-80 in Shenzhen. They outrebounded Aviators 51-38 including 36 on the defensive glass. Flying Leopards players were unselfish on offense dishing 28 assists comparing to just 14 passes made by Aviators’ players. It was a good game for the former international Ailun Guo (189-93) who led his team to a victory with 15 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. The former international point guard Jiwei Zhao (184-95) contributed with 17 points for the winners. American forward Jared Sullinger (206-92, college: Ohio St.) answered with a double-double by scoring 31 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assists and international Xining He (195-97) added 11 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Aviators. Four Aviators players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Flying Leopards have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain first place with 16-2 record. Aviators lost third consecutive game. They keep the sixth position with five games lost. They share it with Guangdong ST. Flying Leopards will play against Ducks (#8) in Beijing in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Aviators will play on the road against Guangsha Lions in Hangzhou and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Shenzhen L.: S.Jared 31+14reb+4ast, Z.Yiming 11+4reb+1ast, Y.Linyi 11+4reb+1ast, H.Xining 11+8reb, S.Haoqin 9+2reb+3ast, W.Zihan 7+3reb
Liaoning FL: Z.Jiwei 17+1reb+2ast, G.Ailun 15+5reb+8ast, F.Kyle 14+4reb+1ast, F.Hao 10+4reb+1ast, C.Minchen 8+4reb+4ast, H.Dejun 6+7reb+2ast

gschID: 960087

Beijing RF – Zhejiang GB. 90-102

Not a big story in a game in Beijing where 11th ranked Royal Fighters (9-9) were defeated by third ranked Golden Bulls (15-3) 102-90 on Tuesday. Golden Bulls made 26-of-31 free shots (83.9 percent) during the game. They also forced 21 Royal Fighters turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Golden Bulls made 10 blocks. The former international point guard Qian Wu (188-94) stepped up and scored 23 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners and point guard Yibo Wang (185-99) chipped in 17 points and 8 assists. The best for the losing side was American-Austrian swingman Sylven Landesberg (198-90, college: Virginia, agency: BeoBasket) with 21 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists and international power forward Shaojie Wang (208-96) scored 12 points and 5 rebounds. Four Golden Bulls and five Royal Fighters players scored in double figures. Royal Fighters’ coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn’t help. Golden Bulls have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They moved-up to second place. Loser Royal Fighters keep the eleventh position with nine games lost. Golden Bulls will meet Rockets (#19) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Royal Fighters will play against Blue Whales (#15) in Sichuan and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Beijing RF: L.Sylven 21+5reb+4ast, Z.Fan 13+2reb+2ast, W.Shaojie 12+5reb+1ast, Y.Changdong 11+5reb, Z.Yuchen 10+4reb+2ast, L.Sanning 10+3reb+2ast
Zhejiang GB.: W.Qian 23+5reb+6ast, W.Yibo 17+2reb+8ast, Z.Wang 14+1reb, R.Nick 10+7reb+4ast, Z.Xuhang 9+3reb+1ast, L.Wenbo 9+2reb+3ast

gschID: 960088

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