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Considering this, at what age did Yao Ming retire?
Yao announced his retirement at age 30 in a Shanghai news conference on July 20, 2011. He retired with NBA career totals of 9,247 points, 920 blocked shots and 4,494 rebounds.
Likewise, was Yao Ming a good player? Yao clearly had a lot of natural ability. Had Yao not played in the CBA, had come into the NBA fully healthy and not overwhelmed his body, he could have been an All-Time great. As is, he was a very good center that played some very good seasons for Houston.
Also to know, how did Yao Ming get so tall?
How long was Yao Ming NBA career?
Yao played eight seasons in the NBA, but missed an estimated 250 regular-season games the past six years.