89-78, the Shanxi Men's Basketball team defeated Beijing Beikong led by Marbury in the first game of the new preseason. In this campaign, the rookie Zhang Ning of the Shanxi team played brilliantly. He scored 22 points and 3 rebounds in just 18 minutes off the bench. Outside three-point shooting performance was 5 of 5, scoring efficiency is extremely high, as a rookie with such a performance, Zhang Ning officially rectified his name, the Devil of Peking University turned out.
Looking back on Zhang Ning’s 18 minutes on the field, he caused a lot of trouble to his opponents. Zhang Fan and Wang Zirui who were facing him were completely unable to limit. With 22 points, Zhang Ning made a three-point shot from the outside, running without the ball and attacking with the ball. , Almost omnipotent, 1.92 meters and a body of more than 100KG crushed Zhang Fan and Wang Zirui. Even if it was just a preseason game, Zhang Ning's greatness could be seen. He perfectly adapted to the rhythm of the professional arena. At the same time, on the defensive end, he was not as bad as he thought. The opponents Zhang Fan and Wang Zirui scored 15 and 10 points respectively, which is only 2 points more than his total score.
It is worth mentioning that Shanxi's matchup against Beikong was actually a face-to-face confrontation between Zhang Ning and former Peking University teammate Wang Shaojie. The two have cooperated in the CUBA league for four seasons and have won three consecutive CUBA championships. Last season, Wang Shaojie, who entered the professional arena first, performed well and quickly settled on the starting line of Beijing Enterprises, averaging 7.9 points and 4.1 rebounds per game. However, in this match, when two friends met, Zhang Ning performed better than Wang Shaojie. Compared with Zhang Ning's 22 points and 5 three-pointers in a single game, Wang Shaojie played 28 minutes in this campaign, 2 of the three points were 0, only 1 point and 6 points. 1 block in rebounds, not as good as Zhang Ning.
In addition to facing Wang Shaojie's victory, Zhang Ning has also become the best rookie in the recent CBA preseason competition. Previously, Guangzhou's Zhu Mingzhen made his debut with 4 points and 3 rebounds, and Sichuan's Zhu Songwei had 8 points and 2 rebounds, another rookie in this battle. Beijing Enterprises' Li Rui scored 9 points in 12 minutes, which shows that Zhang Ning has made a good start to his career.
In this Shanxi men’s basketball team, Zhang Ning has the opportunity to shine in his rookie season. Ding Wei's guidance has always been bold in using players and encouraging players to attack. This is very important for Zhang Ning, who has always been daring to fight. Suitable for. In addition, Shanxi’s local lineup itself lacks pitchers in the forward position, and relying solely on the original coach to support himself, Zhang Ning’s strong three-pointer just continued, and he can partner with the original coach, the local three-pointer, in the CBA arena. In the bankrupt version of "Splash Brothers", Zhang Ning proved his promising future with real game performance!