1. Anthony Davis Will Be Team USA's Backbone at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Many 21-year-olds are figuring out how to pass one of their final college courses, working to escape their parents' basement or starting to make a living while striking out on their own...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 15 hours ago 8,438 reads 9 comments

  2. 5 Young NBA Stars Who Could Fill Paul George's Void Next Season

    Paul George 's brief stint with Team USA was cut short long before he could contribute to the club's FIBA World Cup competition in Spain. Even more tragically, he'll likely miss the NBA season ahead...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 3 days ago 42,149 reads 145 comments

  3. Why Anthony Davis Will Prove He's Worth the Massive Hype at Age 21

    Have you heard of Anthony Davis? If you've paid even the slightest amount of attention to the NBA world over the last year, you probably have. The 21-year-old star for the New Orleans Pelicans has already lived up to being the No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 days ago 11,257 reads 39 comments

  4. Anthony Davis' Showing Against Brazil Is Preview of What's to Come in 2014-15

    Imagine how good Anthony Davis will be when the games actually matter. The New Orleans Pelicans star was the player of the game in Team USA's 95-78 win over Brazil on Saturday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 15,178 reads 51 comments

  5. How Far Can Pure Talent Take Team USA in FIBA World Cup of Basketball?

    CHICAGO — Team USA ran faster, jumped higher and dunked harder than Brazil in its 95-78 blowout victory Saturday night. Superior athleticism was more than enough to overcome some sloppy offensive execution and issues scoring in the half court...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 6 days ago 78,802 reads 206 comments

  6. Anthony Davis Fills Alpha Dog Void in Team USA's First FIBA Tune-Up vs. Brazil

    CHICAGO — The night started as Derrick Rose ’s homecoming. It quickly turned into Anthony Davis’ coming-out party...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 6 days ago 81,596 reads 204 comments

  7. USA vs. Brazil: Score and Twitter Reaction for World Cup 2014 Exhibition

    Despite some inconsistent play, the United States earned a 95-78 win over Brazil on Saturday night in Chicago. The exhibition was the team's second stop on its tour before the 2014 FIBA World Cup begins later in the month...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 167,035 reads 275 comments

  8. How Soon Will Anthony Davis Be Ready to Contend for NBA MVP?

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis will be a contender for the NBA MVP in the next few years. The 2012 No. 1 overall pick has become a rising star early in his career...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 7 days ago 42,299 reads 145 comments

  9. Why Anthony Davis Will Make New Orleans Pelicans the Surprise Team of 2014-15

    Anthony Davis will put the New Orleans Pelicans on the map in 2014-15, but he won't have to do it alone. That's not an attempt to understate AD's potential greatness...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 15 days ago 5,029 reads 21 comments

  10. Next Steps for Anthony Davis to Have Full-Fledged Breakout Season

    Anthony Davis just wrapped up the third-most productive season in NBA history by a player 20 years old or younger, according to Win Shares ...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 17 days ago 26,134 reads 80 comments

  11. 2014 FIBA World Cup Will Be Anthony Davis' International Coming-out Party

    If you’ ve happened upon practice footage from Team USA’s pre -FIBA Basketball World Cup training camp, chances are your eyes beheld a truly traumatizing ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 23 days ago 1,790 reads 7 comments

  12. Kevin Durant Says Anthony Davis Is 'Next in Line'

    It’s no secret the sports brain is hardwired for hierarchy—to understand how and why specific players and teams rank above or below their peers. Heck, the debate is what makes it so fun...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 24 days ago 65,903 reads 268 comments

  13. 5 NBA Players Who Will Benefit Most from Team USA Experience

    The chance to play against the world's best players and team up with some of the biggest stars of the NBA can do wonders for both up-and-coming talents and established veterans who need a spark...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 28 days ago 77,447 reads 262 comments

  14. How Anthony Davis Can Jump into NBA MVP Conversation Next Season

    Anthony Davis isn't just the future of the NBA ; he's the present as well. Even though the 21-year-old big man has just two years of experience at the professional level, he's already blossomed into one of the league's 10 best players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 29 days ago 9,546 reads 61 comments

  15. Early Predictions for New Orleans Pelicans' Starting Lineup Next Season

    After a 2013-14 season that was decimated by injuries, the New Orleans Pelicans head into this year with high hopes and one of the brightest young stars in the game in Anthony Davis...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 month ago 8,916 reads 44 comments