Grew up in August First (China).
Joined the Bayi Rockets (China) in 1997-98. Played there till 2001.
Selected by the Dallas Mavericks as 36th overall pick in the 1999 NBA Draft.
Joined the Dallas Mavericks in April 2001.
Signed with the Los Angeles Clippers in October 2002. Waived in November 2003.
Signed with the Miami Heat in December 2003.
Returned to the Bayi Rockets in 2006-07.
Won the gold medal at the 1999 and 2001 Asian Championships with the Chinese National Team.
Won the 1997-98, 1998-99, 1999-00 and the 2000-01 Chinese Championship with the Bayi Rockets.
Selected to the Chinese League All-Star Game in 2000, 2001, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Named MVP in 2010.
Selected to the Chinese League All-Playoffs 1st Team in 2000-01.
Won the gold medal at the Asian Games with the Chinese National Team in 2010.
Won the gold medal at the FIBA Asia tournament with the Chinese National Team in 2011.
First Chinese to play in the NBA.