Shortly after cutting short his contract with Los Angeles Lakers, Yi Jianlian has been causing *controversy at his very first game after returning to the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Yi, a Nike ambassador, violated a league rule when he took off the pair of Li-Ning *sneakers which every domestic CBA player is required to wear on court and left. He’s been *meted a one-game *suspension for this incident. “I feel deeply sorry for my unbecoming behavior due to my pain and bad mood. We’re all responsible for maintaining our league. I’m willing to take the punishment,” Yi wrote on Sina Weibo on Nov 3.