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  1. Nuggets J.J. Hickson suspended five games for violation of NBA drug policy

    Sep 17, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT

    Denver Nuggets v Utah Jazz

    Five games is the standard marijuana suspension, and you have to test positive three separate times to earn it.

  2. Five lessons learned from the FIBA World Cup

    Sep 15, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Nine

    Anthony Davis is ready to make the next leap.

  3. USA celebrates gold medal with lots of dancing (except Derrick Rose)

    Sep 14, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

    James Harden

    The celebration was more entertaining than most of the game.

  4. Too much World Cup MVP Kyrie Irving for Serbia to handle as USA wins gold easily 129-92

    Sep 14, 2014, 5:18 PM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Fourteen

    With the win the USA is automatically qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

  5. FIBA World Cup USA vs. Serbia preview: Serbia no pushover but Americans should grab gold

    Sep 14, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Eleven

    Serbia looks on paper to be just another speed bump between the USA and gold.

  6. France beats Lithuania to win World Cup bronze

    Sep 13, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

    Nicolas Batum, Jonas Valanciunas

    Bronze was a quality finish for the defending European champions.

  7. Watch Kenneth Faried, Anthony Davis dunk all over Lithuania (VIDEO)

    Sep 12, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Eleven

    Once the USA got going in the second half against Lithuania, it became a dunkfest.

  8. How much money has Kenneth Faried made himself with monster World Cup?

    Sep 12, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Four

    How much is he really worth? That is largely determined by fit — he’s not for every roster.

  9. USA’s best half of basketball propels them to easy win vs. Lithuania, into gold medal game

    Sep 11, 2014, 5:22 PM EDT

    BASKET-WC-2014-LTU-USA

    The USA’s second half was their best half of hoops so far this tournament. One more like that should do it.

  10. Stephen Curry beats Kenneth Faried at shooting contest while sitting on bench (VIDEO)

    Sep 11, 2014, 1:13 PM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Nine

    Curry is a better shooter than Faried even sitting down. Not really shocking news.

  11. World Cup USA vs. Lithuania preview: A real test for America’s bigs — one they should pass

    Sep 11, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Nine

    Lithuania will not go down easily, but the Americans are the better team.

  12. Lakers coach Byron Scott plans to start Nash, Boozer, bring in Young as sixth man

    Sep 11, 2014, 1:29 AM EDT

    Byron Scott

    A second unit of Jeremy Lin, Nick Young and Julius Randle will be a lot of fun. It won’t defend, but it will be entertaining.

  13. France shocks Spain at World Cup 65-52, USA’s path to gold just became more open

    Sep 10, 2014, 6:26 PM EDT

    Spain had come into this game having won their previous six by 26.5 on average, but France brought the defense for one night. Tony Parker who?

  14. Despite sloppy offensive first half USA blows out Slovenia, on to World Cup semi-finals

    Sep 9, 2014, 5:37 PM EDT

    BASKET-WC-2014-SLO-USA

    Another easy win for Team USA but not one that left you thinking they are better than Spain.

  15. FIBA World Cup USA vs. Slovenia preview: Is the USA finally tested?

    Sep 9, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    BASKET-WC-2014-KOR-SLO

    This is the best team the Americans have played so far, but Team USA beat them by 30 in an exhibition.

  16. Team USA’s Spanish vacation over, this week things get serious

    Sep 8, 2014, 12:20 PM EDT

    Mike Krzyzewski, DeMar DeRozan

    The USA needs to improve on its flaws in games Tuesday and Thursday because they can’t just flip switch against Spain in the title game.

  17. Stephen Curry leads Team USA to 86-63 win over Mexico at FIBA World Cup

    Sep 6, 2014, 12:02 PM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Four

    Curry finished with 20 points, and put on a show in the third quarter.

  18. USA vs. Mexico World Cup preview: USA has flaws but Mexico can’t exploit them

    Sep 5, 2014, 1:42 PM EDT

    BASKET-WC-2014-KOR-MEX

    Mexico’s best player is Gustavo Ayon, who couldn’t land an NBA contract this summer.

  19. Anthony Davis, Kenneth Faried threw it down on Ukraine (VIDEOS)

    Sep 5, 2014, 8:44 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Four

    Spain thought they would own the front court against the USA in their expected eventual gold medal meeting. That may not be the case.

  20. Uninterested USA still beats Ukraine, now on to knockout round against Mexico

    Sep 4, 2014, 1:51 PM EDT

    USA v Ukraine

    Kyrie Irving going down provided a bigger scare than the Ukraine.

  21. After lackluster start, Team USA rallies to blow out Dominican Republic, secure group top spot

    Sep 3, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT

    Rudy Gay

    One more group play game, and it’s likely a blowout win, too.

  22. Report: Kenneth Faried wants to stay in Denver, sides talking contract extension

    Sep 3, 2014, 8:44 AM EDT

    2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup - Day Four

    Kenneth Faried is playing like a guy who wants to get paid.

  23. FIBA Word Cup Day 4 roundup: Australia picks up big win over Lithuania

    Sep 3, 2014, 1:22 AM EDT

    BASKET-WC-2014-AUS-LTU

    Mexico picked up a key win and looks poised to advance to the knockout stage (where they would get the USA on Saturday).

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