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Dwight Howard Strikes A Pose For The Taiwan Media

It’s apparent that the Houston Rockets are having their fun during their time so far in Taiwan. Some of the things that the Rockets have been able to do include:

Jeremy Lin meeting up with Yao Ming at a welcome reception in Taiwan:

. @JLin7 & @YaoMing together at a welcome reception in Taipei. #NBAGlobalGames

— Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) October 11, 2013

The Rockets taking part in a special olympics clinic:

Rockets @DwightHoward @ChandlerParsons @JHarden13 & @SiP03 at @SpecialOlympics Clinic in Taiwan.

— Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) October 12, 2013

Lin exploring the markets on the streets of Taipei. Apparently, he’s making a purchase in this picture:

Jeremy Lin in the streets of Taipei (via

Omer Asik also found himself a fan club in Taiwan:

.@AsikOmer @houstonrockets also gets love in Taiwan #Rockets #RedNation

— (@Rockets_Social) October 11, 2013

Some other Rockets decided to experience some of the social aspects that Taiwan has to offer. Dwight Howard, Greg Smith, and Isaiah Canaan made an appearance to a place that was very familiar to all three of them: McDonald’s

#Rockets @houstonrockets players @DwightHoward @SiP03 @ju_smith4 grabbing some McDonalds

— (@Rockets_Social) October 11, 2013

While Chandler Parsons went to see what the night life was all about:

#Rockets @ChandlerParsons getting TURNT UP in Taipei, Taiwan #RedNation

— (@Rockets_Social) October 11, 2013