Jin Lipeng

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Jin Lipeng
Zhejiang Lions
Position Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1978-07-22) July 22, 1978 (age 38)
Liaoning, China
Nationality China
Listed height 6 ft 2 34 in (1.90 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
Playing career 1995–2013
Career history
2008–2010; 2011–2013 Zhejiang Lions
2010–2011 Zhejiang Golden Bulls
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Jin.

Jin Lipeng (born July 22, 1978 in Liaoning, China) is a Chinese professional basketball player. He currently plays for the Zhejiang Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.[1] He is also a member of the Chinese national basketball team.

Professional career[edit]

Jin played for the Zhejiang Lions in the 2009–10 CBA season. He averaged 13.3 points per game in 38 games for the Lions.[2] He is a noted three-point specialist, shooting 42.4% from long distance in the 2009-10 season while taking 60 more three-pointers than two-pointers.

Chinese national team[edit]

Jin is also a member of the Chinese national basketball team. He participated at various levels of junior competition in the 1990s for the Chinese team. He was named to his first major international competition at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey.[3][4] At 32 years old, he was the second oldest member of the Chinese squad.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jin Lipeng at asia-basket.com
  2. ^ Jin Lipeng at asia-basket.com
  3. ^ Profile at FIBA.com
  4. ^ China announce final World Championship roster at sports.globaltimes.cn