Go away, Mongolians! You are not knocking down our city wall!
Yao Ming overcomes a scary moment when he bangs knees with Kobe Bryant. After a few tense minutes, Yao returns to the game and helps the Rockets put away the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 1. Final score: Rockets 100, Lakers 92.
Yao finishes with 28 points 10 rebounds and 2 blocked shots. Most importantly, the Rockets win. Los Angeles has no answer for Yao and Aaron Brooks.
The Great Wall stands tall. Rockets 1, Lakers 0.