Zhou Qi wrestles with DaMarcus Cousins during an exhibition game between China and the USA before last summer’s Olympics. Photo: AFP 

Can Zhou Qi follow in Yao Ming’s gigantic footsteps and become a Chinese NBA star? Houston Rockets believe so after confirming deal

Former Xinjiang player is very tall but also very skinny, with some doubting he has the physicality to make it in the US league

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Zhou Qi wrestles with DaMarcus Cousins during an exhibition game between China and the USA before last summer’s Olympics. Photo: AFP 
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