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Yi's Chinese Team Wants Him Back for All-China Games

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China's premier sports event is the All-China Games, a national "Olympics" held every four years in October. Chinese sports sites report that Yi Jianlian's old team, the Guangdong Southern Tigers, asked the Nets to let Yi to play in the games. Problem is the basketball final is Oct. 28, opening night of the NBA. The team had a deal with the Bucks permitting him to play but it expired when he was traded to the Nets.