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Oil, Copper, Lithium And Now NBA

It appears that Coach Calipari was somewhat prescient on the subject of expanding basketball to behind The Great Wall. After scouring the planet for raw materials to support their surging economy the PRC is now expanding their interest past Yao Ming as a Chinese consortium has purchased a minority interest in the Cleveland Cavaliers thus furthering David Stern's desire for a global presence and perhaps making LeBron James goal of becoming the first billion dollar athlete a firm reality

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