Portland Trail Blazers
Aug 10, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
He’s probably right.
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, 11:44 PM EDT
Indiana could get $5,305,000-$5,405,000 to spend on another player, but there’s a catch (or three)
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.
Aug 5, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT
Things could have turned out very differently for Lillard.
Aug 5, 2014, 12:01 PM EDT
Lopez played just 17 games last year before a foot fracture ended his season.
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 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, 6:32 PM EDT
Players know every time they step on the court they could get hurt, they deal with that daily.
Aug 4, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT
How will everyone react to the George injury long term and could we see a change for the Olympics or other future competitions?
Aug 4, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
Probably not much for the Olympics, but other international tournaments could see changes.
Damian Lillard: ‘I haven’t thought about stepping away’ from USA Basketball in wake of injury to Paul George
Aug 3, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT
The majority of players are likely share Lillard’s opinion. Owners, however? Not so much.
Aug 2, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Kevin Durant, James Harden, Stephen Curry and Damian Lillard bring All-NBA credentials
Aug 2, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
Lillard continues to find a way to make incredible shots to beat the buzzer.
Aug 1, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT
Damian Lillard also wanted Williams back in Portland
Report: Greg Monroe ‘doesn’t really have a great interest in going back and playing with the Pistons’
Aug 1, 2014, 10:29 AM EDT
Pistons have reportedly talked sign-and-trade with Hawks, Suns and Blazers (but Portland is out)
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 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, 12:30 AM EDT
Collective Bargaining Agreement limits offseason charity games to United States and Canada
Jul 29, 2014, 11:33 PM EDT
Union voted in Michele Roberts instead
Jul 29, 2014, 9:44 PM EDT
“That 2010 team was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had. I think we have a team that’s even better.” —Kevin Durant
Jul 28, 2014, 5:39 PM EDT
Williams didn’t get quite the payday he was expecting as an unrestricted free agent.
Jul 28, 2014, 5:15 PM EDT
The USA has superior athletes and should use that to their advantage.
Jul 28, 2014, 11:23 AM EDT
Rose is expected to make the roster, but will need to shake the rust off quickly to show he’s more deserving than the other elite guards in camp.
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