The NBA officially announced Wednesday that the 2010 China Games between the Nets and Rockets will take place Oct. 13 in Beijing and Oct. 16 in Guangzhou. This will be the fifth year the league has played preseason games in China and the second time in three years that the Nets are playing preseason games abroad. It's also the second time in three years that Yi Jianlian's team was selected to play in the China Games, only to trade him before they made the trip. The Beijing game will take place in the Olympic arena and the Guangzhou game will take place in a brand new Guangzhou International Sport and Entertainment Center.
- Nets Selected to Play in NBA China Games 2010 - New Jersey Nets
- Yao, Rockets to play Nets twice in 2010 China Games - NBA.com
- Yao, Rockets to face Nets in China exhibitions - AP
Yao's Rockets set to play Nets in China exhibitions - Agence France Presse