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YouTube Gold: Yao Ming

When you look at the tallest players in NBA history the top of the list, no pun intended, goes like this:

  • Gheorghe Mureu0219an, 7-7
  • Manute Bol, 7-7
  • Slavko Vraneš, 7-6
  • Shawn Bradley, 7-6
  • Yao Ming, 7-6
  • Chuck Nevitt, 7-5
  • Pavel Podkolzin, 7-5
  • Sim Bhullar, 7-5
  • Tacko Fall, 7-5

Most of these guys were novelties and really couldn’t play basketball much all. But one of them is not like the others: Yao Ming was a legitimate basketball player.