Aug 14, 2014, 8:45 AM EST
Playing a little bit angry is certainly okay, that passion just can’t overwhelm you rational judgement.
Aug 11, 2014, 12:32 AM EST
This was going to be his last tournament, before the stress fracture kept him out of it.
Aug 9, 2014, 5:00 PM EST
Plumlee’s minutes will go up next season, but do really think Lionel Hollins would start him over Brook Lopez or Kevin Garnett?
Aug 8, 2014, 4:57 PM EST
He averaged 7 points and 2.9 rebounds a game four years ago for Team USA in this same tournament.
Aug 8, 2014, 11:44 AM EST
Antetokounmpo reportedly contemplating D-League and European options
Aug 7, 2014, 6:32 PM EST
This is a real blow to Team USA’s gold medal chances, he was a lynchpin in the offense.
Aug 7, 2014, 1:05 PM EST
If not an outright win for Saunders, this proposed trade is as close to it as he would get.
Aug 6, 2014, 8:20 PM EST
Adams’ joins rare class of first-round picks who didn’t receive 120% of the rookie scale
Aug 6, 2014, 4:47 PM EST
The Knicks just got one of the NBA’s best beards. That may be the best part of this deal.
Aug 5, 2014, 5:05 PM EST
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 EST
“(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 EST
Would explain the choice of Mason Plumlee over DeMarcus Cousins.
Aug 5, 2014, 8:44 AM EST
““He’s a rebounding specialist. He’s an energy specialist.” —Mike Krzyewski on Kenneth Faried
Aug 4, 2014, 7:59 PM EST
Jerry Colangelo already showed his colors on Wall and Millsap, late additions to the player pool
Aug 4, 2014, 5:15 PM EST
Without Paul George and Lance Stephenson, Indiana following a path that historically ends outside the playoffs
DeMarcus Cousins ‘visibly shaken’ by news Mason Plumlee may beat him out of spot on USA Basketball roster
Aug 3, 2014, 12:30 PM EST
Ironically, Cosuins’ play on the court is what may keep him off of this summer’s USA Basketball roster.
Aug 1, 2014, 11:51 AM EST
“So when I say I felt disrespected, I just felt like the way I played the game of basketball wasn’t appreciated.” —Isaiah Thomas referring to Sacramento management.
Jul 31, 2014, 10:05 PM EST
Mason Plumlee and DeMarcus Cousins will be on opposing teams in Friday’s exhibition.
Jul 31, 2014, 8:01 PM EST
USA roster has more than enough talent, so it can afford to sacrifice some to get positive attitudes in place.
Jul 31, 2014, 10:41 AM EST
“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, 8:40 AM EST
“Everyone talks about match-ups (with big teams such as Spain), people have to match-up against us, too.” — USA Basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski
Jul 29, 2014, 12:22 PM EST
The question with Cousins is never talent, but his maturity seems to be there.
Jul 29, 2014, 12:30 AM EST
It’s been a good summer to be Kyrie Irving. Really good.
Jul 28, 2014, 11:44 PM EST
Clippers big man reportedly suffered injury during playoffs
Jul 28, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
After all the players shifts this summer, the top three teams in the power rankings remain unchanged from the last one lst year.
- Kobe Bryant: “We’re not a 3-11 team. We’re not.” 12
- Tom Thibodeau is getting tired of answering Derrick Rose questions 14
- Veteran NBA coach: ‘I think (Cavaliers head coach David Blatt) is struggling a bit’ 28
- PBT’s Monday night NBA Winners/Losers: That looks more like the Cavaliers we expected 12
- Carmelo Anthony exits Knicks-Rockets game with apparent back injury 9
- Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant progressing in rehab, Westbrook could play Friday 6
- Lakers forward Xavier Henry ruptured Achilles in practice, out for season 23
- PBT Extra: Our Thanksgiving week turkeys, starting with the 76ers 2