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Twitter Thread Breaks Down China's Fantastic and Hilarious Nicknames for NBA Players

The NBA is big in China, and fans have taken to giving players complex and ridiculous nicknames over the years. Historian Nick Kapur explained this on twitter.

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celeb height hoopz nikki alexander Shaq shaquille-oneal tall We Are Dating - 5068645632
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I guess long-distance relationships really do work, even if they're vertical. Shaq's new girlfriend, Nikki "Hoopz" Alexander - of Flavor of Love fame - is 5 feet and 2 inches tall. The basketball player towers above her at 7 feet 1 inch. The internet and photoshop have already had a field day with this couple:

dating fails - shaq and nikki

dating fails - shaq and hoopz

...but they still seem to manage. D'awwwww! dating fails - shaq's girlfriend