American guard Jamaal Franklin has signed a two-year deal with Chinese team Shanxi Zhongyu. He already played there this season and averaged 34 points per game. He’ll join the team in October.
A former NBA star has found a home in Beijing. Now, he’s eyeing a spot on China’s big screen. Stephon Marbury, the biggest former NBA star currently playing for a Chinese professional basketball team, will make his cinematic debut as the lead character in “My Other Home,” a Chinese film that revolves around his life story.