Basketball Team Trots Out Real Big Man
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.
And step aside Yao Ming. Sun Ming Ming was introduced by the Maryland Nighthawks yesterday. At 7' 9", the team says he's the tallest player in the history of professional basketball. He hopes to make it to the NBA, where he would look down on Yao who's 7'6". Sun Ming Ming wears size 19 shoes and his sweatshirt is XXXXXX-tra large.
This is MORNING EDITION.