1. Kenneth Faried's and Anthony Davis' Motors Are Redefining Team USA

    With a little help from big men Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried , the United States looks to have forgotten it's playing without a handful of the NBA's top superstars, including 2014 MVP Kevin Durant and runners-up LeBron James and Blake Griffin..

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 15 days ago 15,192 reads 32 comments

  2. Anthony Davis Is the New Leader Team USA Needs

    Stephen Curry was joking when he lavished praise on Anthony Davis, barely holding back a smirk as he sensed his Team USA compatriot looming behind him. But many a truth is told in jest...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 15 days ago 23,387 reads 44 comments

  3. Anthony Davis Is the Future of NBA Pick-and-Roll Defense

    At only 21 years old, New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is already one of the top players in the NBA and Team USA's most important player at the FIBA World Cup...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 15 days ago 3,968 reads 7 comments

  4. Who Will Step Up as Anthony Davis' Wingman Next Year for New Orleans Pelicans?

    Burgeoning New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is ready for everything. Ready to be the NBA 's "next in line," as he was christened by reigning MVP Kevin Durant in the media ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 20 days ago 5,368 reads 26 comments

  5. 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 26 days ago 10,438 reads 10 comments

  6. 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 28 days ago 42,882 reads 145 comments

  7. 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 29 days ago 11,604 reads 39 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 22,612 reads 52 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 96,809 reads 208 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 82,270 reads 204 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 173,405 reads 277 comments