When Yi Jianlian declared for the draft in 2007, he didn't just hire an agent. There was a basketball agent, a talent agent from the William Morris Agency, a translator and a small army of publicists. Then, there was Milwaukee. It seemed such a waste. Now, the Chinese player is across one river from America's largest Chinatown and two rivers from Brooklyn, where there's a quarter million native-born Chinese.
- A Rebound — to a Bigger Market — for China’s Yi - Miguel Gonzalez Jr. - Wall Street Journal
- Bucks trade Yi Jianlian to New Jersey - China Daily
- Bucks hardly knew Yi - Don Walker - Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
- Milwaukee Bucks trade Yi to Nets - Xinhua
- Yi Jianlian traded to New Jersey Nets - HoopChina
- Bucks Trade Wisconsin’s Business Link To China - Steve Furay - Dane101