|Team history||Shaanxi Gaitianli Kylins
|Arena||Foshan Lingnan Mingzhu Gymnasium, 8,324 capacity|
|Based in||Foshan, Guangdong, China|
|Colors||white, red, navy blue|
|Head coach||Joe Whelton|
The Foshan Longlions (Simplified Chinese: 佛山龙狮, formerly Shaanxi Gaitianli Kylins) are a professional basketball team in the Chinese Basketball Association, based in Foshan, Guangdong. In 2010, Shaanxi Kylins moved to Foshan and renamed themselves Foshan Dralions.
Playing in China
The team was founded in November 2000 by Xi'an Dongsheng Group (西安东盛(企业)集团, Pinyin: Xīān Dōngshèng (Qǐyè) Jítuán), and in August 2001 they won the "B" league championship and were promoted to the CBA.
A "kylin" is a type of mythical Chinese creature.
In the 2004–2005 season, the Shaanxi Kylins finished in fifth place in the North Division, out of the playoffs. In 2005–2006, they finished sixth, again out of the playoffs.
Playing in the IBL
Foshan Dralions roster roster
(Pinyin source: Cozy Website)