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Zhou, Johnson claim CBA Players of Week honor

08 Apr 2021, 19:30 GMT+10

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BEIJING, April 8 (Xinhua) -- Xinjiang Flying Tigers center Zhou Qi and Qingdao Eagles center Dakari Johnson were named CBA Players of the Week on Thursday.

Zhou averaged 27.7 points, 20 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.3 blocks in 40.8 minutes between the 49th and 51st round.

He finished with 37 points, 26 boards and four blocks in a 110-93 win against the Guangzhou Loong Lions on April 1, becoming the second domestic player with such stats after Yao Ming.

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Johnson recorded 23.7 points, 10.7 boards, 3.7 assists and 1.7 blocks per game down the stretch.

Xinjiang is placed fourth with a 34-17 win-loss record, while Qingdao sits seventh with a 29-22 record. (by Su Bin, Li Bowen)

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