Aug 8, 2014, 9:15 AM EDT
Love’s motivation to avoid injury remains even after the trade — he’s a free agent next summer.
Aug 8, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Jerry Colangelo says spot will be held for George no matter how he looks when returning from injury, but a lot can happen over the next two years.
Aug 7, 2014, 11:14 PM EDT
It wasn’t because of a potential new shoe deal, either.
Aug 7, 2014, 6:32 PM EDT
This is a real blow to Team USA’s gold medal chances, he was a lynchpin in the offense.
Aug 6, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT
Nerlens Noel, eligible for the award after sitting out last year, received just 5.6 percent of the votes.
Aug 6, 2014, 12:33 AM EDT
Could this actually be a case of tampering?
Aug 5, 2014, 10:50 PM EDT
Under Armour setting the market as Nike and Adidas also negotiate with Thunder star
Aug 5, 2014, 5:05 PM EDT
The main reason Love will not join team USA? Money. Why else?
USA Basketball president on Paul George: “The stanchion is not the issue here”; Coach K talks Rose, roster
Aug 5, 2014, 3:40 PM EDT
“(Rose) He was sensational all week… fast, strong and decisive… He really created an air of excitement at practices.” —Mike Krzyzewski on Derrick Rose at Team USA practices.
Jerry Colangelo: USA Basketball ‘looking to select the best team, which are not necessarily the best players’
Aug 5, 2014, 10:38 AM EDT
Would explain the choice of Mason Plumlee over DeMarcus Cousins.
Aug 5, 2014, 8:44 AM EDT
““He’s a rebounding specialist. He’s an energy specialist.” —Mike Krzyewski on Kenneth Faried
Aug 4, 2014, 7:59 PM EDT
Jerry Colangelo already showed his colors on Wall and Millsap, late additions to the player pool
Aug 4, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Probably not much for the Olympics, but other international tournaments could see changes.
Aug 2, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Kevin Durant, James Harden, Stephen Curry and Damian Lillard bring All-NBA credentials
Aug 1, 2014, 8:45 PM EDT
New uniforms for the national team.
Aug 1, 2014, 8:44 AM EDT
Kevin Durant has a couple nice ones.
Klay Thompson, Kyle Korver engage in three-point shooting contest at USA Basketball mini-camp (VIDEO)
Jul 31, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT
Klay Thompson and Kyle Korver engaged in a shooting contest at USA Basketball mini-camp in Vegas.
Jul 31, 2014, 10:05 PM EDT
Mason Plumlee and DeMarcus Cousins will be on opposing teams in Friday’s exhibition.
If traded before World Cup starts could Kevin Love still play for USA? Colangelo said it’s possible.
Jul 31, 2014, 6:51 PM EDT
Don’t bet on it happening. But it’s not impossible.
Jul 31, 2014, 4:31 PM EDT
Watch this and remember why you love basketball.
Jul 31, 2014, 11:55 AM EDT
That means he’s signing with the Wizards, right?
Jul 31, 2014, 10:41 AM EDT
“We think he’s one of the top players in the league and we need for him to be that five that nobody has.” —Mike Krzyzewski on Anthony Davis
Jul 30, 2014, 4:29 PM EDT
Thunder star texted Davis after winning the award last season: ‘You on your way to get it’
Jul 30, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT
“Guys that don’t have a reputation for playing hard defense are picking up full court.” —Damian Lillard on the level of play at Team USA training camp.
Jul 30, 2014, 8:40 AM EDT
“Everyone talks about match-ups (with big teams such as Spain), people have to match-up against us, too.” — USA Basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski
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