A bad break for China

Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Chairman Yao goes down: Houston center Yao Ming will miss the rest of the National Basketball Association season because of a stress fracture in his left foot, placing the Rockets’ postseason chances and their 12-game winning streak in jeopardy. It’s too early to tell, but he could miss the Olympics as well.

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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 13: Detail of shoes belonging to Yao Ming #11 of the Houston Rockets during the game against the Washington Wizards at MCI Center on January 13, 2004 in Washington, DC. The Rockets won 93-80. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that by downloading and/ or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images license agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Yao Ming

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Chairman Yao goes down:

Houston center Yao Ming will miss the rest of the National Basketball Association season because of a stress fracture in his left foot, placing the Rockets' postseason chances and their 12-game winning streak in jeopardy.

Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Chairman Yao goes down:

Houston center Yao Ming will miss the rest of the National Basketball Association season because of a stress fracture in his left foot, placing the Rockets’ postseason chances and their 12-game winning streak in jeopardy.

It’s too early to tell, but he could miss the Olympics as well.

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