It will be the New York native's first full-time professional coaching job, and makes him the first foreigner in the CBA's 24-year history to take up a coaching role in the league after retiring as a player.
Italy's first World Cup campaign in 20 years continued after ousting China with a convincing 2-0 win in the round of 16 on Tuesday.
James Harden of the Houston Rockets appeared in Peking Opera costumes at a meeting with Beijing fans as part of a promotional tour.
Italy will seek advice from China on how to stage a successful international sporting event as Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo was named hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics on Monday, beating off a bid from Stockholm-Are in Sweden.
Italian cities Milan/Cortina were elected host of the 2026 Winter Olympic Games at the 134th session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland on Monday.
Public support was a decisive factor in the International Olympic Committee's vote to pick Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo as the host city for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, IOC President Thomas Bach said.
CBA team Beijing Aolong Fly Dragon announced on Monday that the club had signed a contract with former NBA and CBA star Stephon Marbury to start the role of head coach.
Sporting Intelligence released its latest Global Sports Salary Survey Report for 2018 last week. In soccer's average annual salary section, the Chinese Football Association Super League (CSL) ranks No.6 on the list with 1.05 million U.S. dollars.
Team China claimed its first ever FIBA 3-on-3 Women's Basketball World Cup victory, beating Hungary 19-13 in the final on Sunday in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
The Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games unveiled its master plan featuring 18 measures to reduce carbon emissions.More than 1,000 Beijing 2022 organizers, sponsors and running enthusiasts participated in a mini-marathon at the park to mark the plan's release.
The Japan SailGP Team beat Team Australia in an intense final match race on the Hudson River in New York on Saturday, winning its first event in the inaugural SailGP season.
With the clutch goal from Brazilian midfielder Renato Augusto, Beijing Guoan became the half-season champions of the Chinese Super League (CSL) by beating Guangzhou R&F 3-2 in the 14th round here on Saturday.
More than 30 sports stars including Olympic taekwondo champion Wu Jingyu of China took part in the Olympic Capital Run here on Saturday, as part of the inauguration of Olympic House, the new headquarters of the IOC and in celebration of the 125th anniversary of the IOC.
New York SailGP kicked off on the Hudson River on Friday, which saw the world's fastest sail racing boats hitting high speeds in front of crowds lining the waterfront at Brookfield Place in Battery Park City.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday released the list of refugee athlete scholarship-holders who are aiming to be part of the IOC Refugee Olympic team Tokyo 2020, according to the IOC website.
Argentina football great Diego Maradona posted a video on social media on Thursday to deny reports that he is suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
IOC President Thomas Bach said Thursday that he has no concern at all about the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games, as his committee is perfectly satisfied with all preparation work.
Construction on venues for the 7th International Military Sports Council (CISM) Military World Games has set new standards that deeply impressed reviewers, Jiang Chaoliang, Party chief of Hubei Province, said on Wednesday.
The 19-day countdown ceremony for the China (Shanghai) International Youth Football Invitational 2019 takes place at Cao Yang No 2 High School on June 19.Sixteen teams from China and abroad will participate in the China (Shanghai) International Youth Football Invitational 2019 which is scheduled to take place in Shanghai from July 8 to 14.
Starting in July, Chinese -Super League (CSL) teams are no longer required to have at least three under-23 domestic players play in every single league match, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) said on Tuesday.
The digital currency, called Libra, is scheduled to launch sometime in the next six to 12 months.Facebook is currently under federal investigation over its privacy practices, and along with other technology giants also faces a new antitrust probe in Congress. Two foreigners living in Beijing practice boxing in a gym. [Photo provided to China Daily]
Michel Platini, former UEFA president and one of France's legendary playmakers, was arrested on Tuesday as part of an inquiry into alleged corruption in the Qatar World Cup bidding process, local magazine reported.
The IAAF Doping Review Board has approved 14 more Russian athletes to compete as neutral athletes in upcoming international competitions, according to the official website of the world athletics governing body on Monday.
Asia's top football teams will soon start their quest for top honors in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 after they learn who their opponents will be in the draw for the Asian Qualifiers Round 2 next month.
Germany became the first team to seize a last 16 berth at the FIFA Women's World Cup after Monday's final group match, while Spain, China, Norway and hosts France also advanced.
The theme around Sunday night's World Archery Championships in the Netherlands was about firsts.
China's Jin Cheng drives a tee shot at the PGA Tour Series-China Suzhou Open in Jiangsu province, where on Sunday he finished with a 4-under total, 14 strokes behind winner Cyril Bouniol of France.
English Premier League club Crystal Palace has held takeover talks with a "mystery Chinese businessman", according to a report in British newspaper The Sun.
Curling great Peja Lindholm has become the latest foreign addition to China's push for glory at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
China's Steel Roses got off the mark at the FIFA Women's World Cup on Thursday, shooting down their critics and rumors of a rift between head coach Jia Xiuquan and star player Wang Shuang in the process.