Ding Wei, who officially took office, said he would spare no effort in league preparation, ensure training time and quality, and make targeted changes for the rematch. The vice president of Guangzhou club said: director Ding knows more about the players abilities and the teams playing methods, and has a lot of experience in leading young players. In the past coaching experience, director Ding has also cooperated with many members of the team.
Ding Wei was a Chinese national basketball player during the athletes time. He was one of the early avant-garde five tigers of CBA. He was famous for his accurate shooting on the outside. After retiring, Ding Wei once coached Zhejiang mens basketball team and led the team to win the best record in the history of CBA. After that, Ding Wei also served as the North control team manager. This season Ding Wei has become the assistant coach and acting head coach of Guangzhou team.