Dragons shoot down Rockets | South China Morning Post
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Dragons shoot down Rockets

PUBLISHED : Friday, 19 December, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 19 December, 1997, 12:00am
 

Beijing: The Nangang Jiangsu Dragons shot down high-flying Bayi Rockets 83-80 in an exciting game in the Hilton Chinese Basketball League at the Nanjing Steel Gymnasium.


The Dragons played Hu Weidong, Li Qingshan, Yuan Zhinan and Ding Tie on-court for the entire game only switching between the two foreign players, Charlie Mandt and James Hodges, to hand the Rockets their first defeat of the season.


Two-time Hilton League Most Valuable Player, Hu, led the scoring honours with 27 points while James Hodges chipped in with 17 points and 16 rebounds.


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