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

    Sep 5, 2014, 1:42 PM EDT

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

  2. 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.

  3. Which NBA team has best under-23 players?

    Sep 4, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT

    Giannis Antetokounmpo, Michael Carter-Williams

    Bucks owner says Milwaukee. Is he right?

  4. Greg Stiemsma signs one-year, $1 million deal with Toronto Raptors

    Sep 4, 2014, 2:45 PM EDT

    New Orleans Pelicans v Houston Rockets

    It’s for the minimum, basically, but if you see a lot of him on the court it’s a bad sign for the Raptors.

  5. 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.

  6. 67RIEFNS No. 2: DeMarcus Cousins continuing where he left off

    Sep 4, 2014, 12:20 AM EDT

    DeMarcus Cousin

    Kings center produced like an MVP candidate last season, even if it didn’t get noticed

  7. 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.

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

    Sep 3, 2014, 1:22 AM EDT

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

  9. Miroslav Raduljica, after being waived by Clippers, not ready to return to Europe

    Sep 2, 2014, 10:30 PM EDT

    Miroslav Raduljica

    Raduljica deserves another NBA contract following adequate rookie year

  10. Anthony Davis was throwing it down on New Zealand (VIDEO)

    Sep 2, 2014, 4:13 PM EDT

    Anthony Davis, Casey Frank

    When big men run the floor hard, good things happen.

  11. USA sails past New Zealand for easy 98-71 win behind Anthony Davis, Kenneth Faried

    Sep 2, 2014, 2:01 PM EDT

    Anthony Davis

    Team USA was supposed to be a perimeter-based team, but through three games the bigs are stealing the show.

  12. FIBA Day 2 wrap up: Sixers’ Dario Saric looks good teeth or no

    Aug 31, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

    Dario Saric

    France picked up a nice win over Argentina.

  13. Team USA trails at the half, then pulls away for 98-77 win over Turkey at FIBA World Cup

    Aug 31, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

    Team USA Showcase

    The energy of Kenneth Faried helped Team USA pull away in the second half.

  14. World Cup Day 1 roundup: Brazil with big win, Andray Blatche puts on a show

    Aug 31, 2014, 12:45 AM EDT

    Raul Togni Neto, Nicolas Batum

    Andray Blatche had 28 points and 12 rebounds for the Philippines, and they still lost.

  15. Brook Lopez confident he’ll be better than ever

    Aug 30, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

    That’s a higher bar than most realize

  16. USA cruises past Finland in World Cup opener, 114-55

    Aug 30, 2014, 7:00 PM EDT

    Anthony Davis, Teemu Rannikko

    Klay Thompson scored 18 points and Anthony Davis had 17 points on the night. Finland had great fans, though.

  17. John Calipari on Anthony Davis: “In five years, he could be the best player in the NBA”

    Aug 30, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT

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    Will Davis be better than LeBron and Durant in five years? I’ll say this — he’ll be on that level.

  18. World Cup Preview: USA vs. Finland, what to expect

    Aug 30, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

    Finland isn’t as good as the teams the USA was destroying in tune ups.

  19. Record 45 current NBA players to compete in FIBA World Cup

    Aug 29, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Pau Gasol and Marc Gasol (R) watch as th

    Tournament features a record 75 players who have played in the NBA at some point, and we have the complete list.

  20. Jerry Colangelo: Team USA ‘by far’ better than 2010 squad that won gold

    Aug 29, 2014, 2:47 PM EDT

    Team USA Showcase

    Colangelo touts Anthony Davis, James Harden, Stephen Curry, Derrick Rose, Rudy Gay

  21. FIBA World Cup preview: USA, Spain, then who else can medal?

    Aug 29, 2014, 11:40 AM EDT

    Pau Gasol, Kevin Love

    It should be USA/Spain for the gold, everyone else is playing for third.

  22. Pelicans’ coach sees Anthony Davis making big leap with Team USA

    Aug 29, 2014, 10:24 AM EDT

    Anthony Davis

    Anthony Davis should lead the Pelicans to the playoffs, which would make Monty Williams feel safer.

  23. Damian Lillard first in line as Team USA injury replacement

    Aug 28, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT

    Dominican Republic v United States

    Could Trail Blazers guard replace Derrick Rose in World Cup?

  24. Coach K had DeMarcus Cousins as USA’s backup big long before final cuts

    Aug 28, 2014, 11:44 AM EDT

    Dominican Republic v USA

    Cousins was long safe and part of the USA rotation.

  25. World Cup preview: No Durant, no problem USA still one of two teams with legit shot to win gold

    Aug 28, 2014, 8:45 AM EDT

    Team USA Showcase

    Doesn’t matter who didn’t show up, the guys that did make Team USA one of two teams with a legit shot at gold.

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