1. 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...

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  2. How Andrew Wiggins Trade Could Shape Minnesota Timberwolves' Future

    When one door closes, another opens. The Minnesota Timberwolves may be losing Kevin Love but in return, they receive a promising future...

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  3. Team USA Basketball vs. Brazil: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Team USA takes down Brazil 95-78 in their exhibition matchup against Brazil. Derrick Rose scored seven points in his return to the United Center while Anthony Davis scored 20...

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  4. Anthony Davis Follows Up Dive into the Stands with an Emphatic Alley-Oop

    There's no doubt that the MVP of Team USA's exhibition versus Brazil is Anthony Davis, if only for his efforts to start the fourth quarter. Davis showed incredible heart and hustle by diving into the crowd to save a loose ball...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 days ago 66,382 reads 58 comments

  5. Derrick Rose Shows Explosiveness with Crossover and Finish at the Rim

    Derrick Rose is back and taking no prisoners. During Team USA's exhibition vs. Brazil, Rose dazzled the crowd by splitting the defense with a killer crossover and kissing the layup off the glass with his opposite hand...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 days ago 192,337 reads 156 comments

  6. Anthony Davis Throws Down Monster Alley-Oop from Klay Thompson in Transition

    Anthony Davis has been one of the most hyped players on Team USA's roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup, and in Saturday's exhibition game against Brazil, the kid from Chicago impressed in front of his hometown fans...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 days ago 55,120 reads 22 comments

  7. Derrick Rose Greeted with Huge Ovation at Team USA's Game at United Center

    Team USA tipped off international competition on Saturday vs. Brazil in prepatation for the upcoming FIBA World Cup, and the crowd in Chicago's United Center made sure to give its hometown hero a proper welcome...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 4 days ago 44,057 reads 81 comments

  8. All Eyes Shift to Derrick Rose in Team USA's FIBA Warm-Ups

    CHICAGO—Reporters swarm Derrick Rose the instant he’s free for questions, running without thought by the likes of Kyrie Irving , James Harden and Stephen Curry to shower the Chicago Bulls point guard with attention...

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  9. Will Minnesota Timberwolves Be Better Than We Think Without Kevin Love?

    Unless you’re the 1993-94 Chicago Bulls , marshaled as they were by a coaching maestro in Phil Jackson, losing a top-tier superstar typically doesn ’t bode well for one’s near-future prospects...

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  10. NYT: Curry Talks His Rise to Stardom

    After being underrecruited in high school, undervalued in college and underappreciated in the N.B.A., Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is getting used to being a star...

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  11. Video: Spoelstra Takes Part in ALS Challenge

    It didn't take long before Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra got in on all the fun with the Ice Bucket Challenge from Udonis Haslem to help raise ALS awareness...

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  12. Another Pacers Number Change, Hill to 44

    This isn't going to get as much attention as Paul George switching to No.13, but apparently they are not done yet playing musical numbers in Indiana ...

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  13. Team USA Basketball Schedule: Breaking Down Complete World Cup 2014 Slate

    Even without some of its best stars, Team USA enters the upcoming 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup as overwhelming favorites to win its second straight crown at the event...

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  14. USA vs. Brazil: Start Time, TV Schedule and World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview

    After a set of practices that saw multiple injuries and a superstar drop out, the United States basketball team finally gets to test its mettle against FIBA World Cup competition when it takes on Brazil Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 50,137 reads 82 comments

  15. 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 5 days ago 42,122 reads 144 comments

  16. LeBron Rejecting Dessert, Posting Pics Instead

    LeBron James is on vacation on the Greek island of Mykonos, but his new diet is preventing him from fully enjoying himself...

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  17. How New York Knicks' 2015 Offseason Will Be Determined by 2014-15 Campaign

    Whatever your qualms with Carmelo Anthony , you can’t accuse the man of having outlandish expectations for the New York Knicks this season. During an interview with Raul Alzaga of PrimeraHora ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 5 days ago 21,487 reads 103 comments

  18. Are There Enough Shots to Go Around for LA Lakers This Season?

    One ball might not be enough for the Los Angeles Lakers in 2014-15. In assembling the roster for next season, the Lakers took a twofold approach by acquiring and retaining ready-to-contribute talent that wouldn't cost them long-term flexibility..

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  19. Shaun Livingston Injury: Updates on Warriors Guard's Toe Surgery and Recovery

    The Golden State Warriors received some unfortunate news Friday regarding newly signed guard Shaun Livingston . NBA ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 10,210 reads 22 comments

  20. How Kyrie Irving Holds the Key to LeBron James' New Kingdom

    A season ago, Kyrie Irving was indisputably the Cleveland Cavaliers ' best player. But after the busiest summer in franchise history, he's faded from headlines and almost instantly became his team's second or third scoring option...

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  21. Swaggy P Explains No Tattoo on Right Arm

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  22. Jazz Officially Sign PG Dee Bost

    SALT LAKE CITY (August 15, 2014) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed free-agent guard Dee Bost. Per team policy, financial terms were not released...

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  23. Would Cutting DeMarcus Cousins Be Huge Mistake for Team USA?

    There’s an old saying in sports that goes something like this: It’s when you’re thinking about hurting yourself that it’s most likely to happen...

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  24. Report: Livingston to Miss 6-8 Weeks After Surgery

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  25. Kevin Durant's Decision Could Mean Big Things for OKC Thunder

    It's no secret that Kevin Durant 's absence from Team USA will put a dint in the squad's chances at this summer's FIBA World Cup...

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