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Stephon Marbury immortalized in China

Last month, plans were made for ex-Timberwolf Stephon Marbury to get his own statue in China. Now, the dream has become reality as a bronze likeness of Marbury has been unveiled outside the arena where the Beijing Ducks clinched their first-ever national championship.
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Last month, plans were made for ex-Timberwolf Stephon Marbury to get his own statue in China. Now, the dream has become reality as a bronze likeness of Marbury has been unveiled outside the arena where the Beijing Ducks clinched their first-ever national championship.

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