Sep 8, 2014, 3:04 PM EDT
He took the money and ran to Spain. Can’t blame him for that.
Sep 7, 2014, 10:31 PM EDT
Brazil and Serbia look like the teams best suited to go for the bronze, but they meet in the next round.
Sep 7, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
Reports surfaced that Cousins was in danger of being cut from the Team USA roster.
Sep 6, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT
Money, however, might dictate him playing overseas.
Sep 6, 2014, 12:02 PM EDT
Curry finished with 20 points, and put on a show in the third quarter.
Sep 5, 2014, 1:42 PM EDT
Mexico’s best player is Gustavo Ayon, who couldn’t land an NBA contract this summer.
Sep 4, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT
Kyrie Irving going down provided a bigger scare than the Ukraine.
Sep 3, 2014, 11:21 AM EDT
Clark had his best season with the Lakers in 2013, but Cleveland gave up on him quickly after signing him to a free agent deal last summer.
Sep 3, 2014, 1:22 AM EDT
Mexico picked up a key win and looks poised to advance to the knockout stage (where they would get the USA on Saturday).
Aug 29, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT
Tournament features a record 75 players who have played in the NBA at some point, and we have the complete list.
Aug 29, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT
Ayon has played for four teams in three NBA seasons, and currently only has offers to play overseas next year.
Aug 2, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
Scott reportedly considered signing in Russia
Jul 29, 2014, 10:33 AM EDT
Atlanta selected 7-foot-3 center No. 43 in 2014 NBA draft
Jun 2, 2014, 12:59 PM EDT
He played solidly for Atlanta after Al Horford went down.
Apr 18, 2014, 9:16 PM EDT
Can the Pacers regain their early-season swagger now that the playoffs are here?
Feb 28, 2014, 1:50 PM EDT
After Al Horford went down for the season, Gustavo Ayon was one of the guys who soaked up those minutes and has played decent ball in that role. Make that had played — Ayon is done for the season after right shoulder surgery, the team announced Friday. In his last 10 games Ayon averaged 21…
Feb 20, 2014, 3:13 PM EDT
Antawn Jamison hasn’t filled the stretch-four role the Clippers hoped he would this season. He’s played in only one of the Clippers last 17 games (a 45-point win over the 76ers). Though Jamison has just a minimum contract, that’s still more money than the Clippers need to spend on someone with no upside and no…
Jan 23, 2014, 4:52 PM EDT
Since Al Horford went down for the season the Hawks have leaned pretty heavily on rookie Pero Antic — and he’s been solid. In the last three games he’s averaged better than 12 points and 7 rebounds playing at least 23 minutes a night, and on the season he is shooting 36.7 percent from three.…
Oct 7, 2013, 11:12 PM EDT
The Atlanta Hawks are expecting a fair amount out of Mexico native Gustavo Ayon this season. Al Horford, Elton Brand and Paul Millsap are the names you know along their reconstructed front line, but Ayon is going to have a nice sized role with that group. At FIBA Americas this summer he played like a guy…
Oct 4, 2013, 2:04 PM EDT
The Bucks have had one of the NBA’s busiest offseasons. They traded Luc Richard Mbah a Moute and Ish Smith, waived Drew Gooden and Gustavo Ayon, let Monta Ellis, Samuel Dalembert and Mike Dunleavy Jr. walk in free agency and signed-and-traded Brandon Jennings and J.J. Redick. That’s most of the roster turned over, yet it’s…
Oct 1, 2013, 8:45 AM EDT
Last season: It was the end of an era. Josh Smith‘s final season in Atlanta ended the only way it really could: with plenty of ill-advised shot attempts, tons of highlight-reel plays, and probably most importantly, another early playoff exit. After a first round loss to the Indiana Pacers in six games, it was fair to yet…
Sep 27, 2013, 9:19 AM EDT
Last season: The Bucks went 38-44, reaching the playoffs despite a mid-season firing of Scott Skiles. Their high-scoring and high-shooting backcourt of Brandon Jennings and Monta Ellis defined the team, but it was really as a team without a strong identity. Before the playoffs began, Jennings predicted the Bucks would beat the Heat in six…
Sep 23, 2013, 5:08 PM EDT
Al Horford admits it. Like a lot of other Hawks fans this summer he wondered what GM Danny Ferry was thinking. Then it all came together. Now Al Horford looks around at the guys working out before training camp starts with the Hawks next week and he thinks he sees the plan. At least he…
Sep 12, 2013, 12:08 AM EDT
It’s been a summer of uncertainty for Gustavo Ayon, who had his option picked up by the Bucks in June, only to see the team waive him a month later. The Hawks claimed Ayon off waivers shortly thereafter, and if his performance for Mexico in the FIBA Americas tournament ends up being any indication, Atlanta…
FIBA Americas: Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Argentina and Mexico qualify for 2014 FIBA World Cup
Sep 9, 2013, 10:27 AM EDT
The 2013 FIBA Americas Championship tournament will wrap up this week, but the important part was concluded on Sunday when the semifinalists were finalized. The top four teams of the tournament automatically earn berths to next year’s FIBA World Cup (an Olympic qualifier) meaning Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Argentina and Mexico are one step closer…
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