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3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

U.S. and Slovenia advance as Lithuania suffer

Holders United States and dark horses Slovenia eased into the basketball World Cup knockout stages with two games to spare but eastern European giants Lithuania left themselves with work to do after a surprise defeat by Australia on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Goran Dragic (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Joe Ingles, Summer Olympics, Anthony Davis, Olympic Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Phoenix Suns

7 hrs ago | Business Journal

Who made news in Washington state this summer? These 15 people, that's who

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer survived a tangled saga when a judge approved his $2 billion offer to buy the Los Angeles Clippers after former owner Donald Sterling was kicked out of the NBA for making racist remarks.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers

11 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

No way, Under Armour! Nike swooshes in with $300 million to keep Kevin Durant

Under Armour had its man. It was about to sign basketball superstar Kevin Durant to a 10-year, $285-million endorsement deal.


Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Kevin Durant

12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

U.S. beats New Zealand to stay perfect at Basketball World Cup

Kenneth Faried of the U.S, moves the ball in front New Zealand's Tai Webster, left, and Rob Loe during the Group C Basketball World Cup match, in Bilbao northern Spain, Tuesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Sports, Denver Nuggets, Kenneth Faried, NBA Players

15 hrs ago | Business Journal

Miami Heat guard Chalmers lists condo for $4M - slideshow

Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers is looking to dish his double-sized condo unit in Miami to a new owner.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Mario Chalmers, NBA Players

19 hrs ago |

2010 NBA second round choice produces double-double in Serbia victory over Iran

Former NBA player Hamed Haddadi put on a show for the in Granada, Spain, but his performance couldn't get Iran its first 2014 FIBA World Cup victory.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, Hamed Haddadi, NBA Players, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Milwaukee Bucks, Miroslav Raduljica

22 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

College: Exeter grad earns spot on University of Miami men's basketball team as walk-on

Basketball has led Chris Stowell to some memorable places, from his Exeter High School days to his post-grad year at Tilton School, one of the best prep programs in the country and the alma mater of big-name stars like Georges Niang and Nerlens Noel .


Related Topix: Sports, Georges Niang, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Iowa State Cyclones NCAA Basketball, Iowa State University NCAA, Philadelphia 76ers, Nerlens Noel, NBA Players

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Gorgui Dieng leads Senegal to upset victory over Croatia

Dieng scored 27 points, on 8-of-14 shooting from the field, and grabbed eight rebounds while playing all 40 minutes.


Related Topix: Sports, New Jersey Nets, NBA Players, Bojan Bogdanovic

WTOL-TV Toledo

Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

1, 2014. . Brazil's Marcelinho Huertas, right, shoots over Spain's Marc Gasol, center, and Pau Gasol, left, during the Group A Basketball World Cup match between Brazil and Spain in Granada, Spain, Monday Sept.


Related Topix: Sergio Rodriguez, NBA Players, Sports, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, Pau Gasol, Rudy Fernandez, Juan Carlos Navarro

The New Zealand Herald

Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Sergio Rodriguez, Juan Carlos Navarro, Minnesota Timberwolves, Bojan Bogdanovic

Celebrities wed this weekend: Wade-Union, Wahlberg-McCarthy, Ross-Simpson

Three high profile weddings took place this weekend. Two of the weddings took place after short engagements, and the other took place after a longer engagement and a longer relationship.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade, NBA Players


Dream beckons as NBA scouts keep an eye on Hadley

Scotch Oakburn College basketballer Gabe Hadley, who has played against teams from across the world in front of scouts from the NBA.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, Minnesota Timberwolves, Ronny Turiaf, NBA Players, John Salmons


Report: Rockets to get Terry in deal with Kings

A person with knowledge of the deal says the Houston Rockets will acquire guard Jason Terry in a trade with Sacramento.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, Washington Wizards, Trevor Ariza, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Alonzo Gee, Jason Terry, Sacramento Kings


San Antonio Spurs Offer Ray Allen What No Other NBA Team Can

The San Antonio Spurs rarely make epic free-agent splashes, but they've been known to add the occasional veteran role player.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, Miami Heat, Tony Parker, Boris Diaw, Danny Green, NBA Players, Antonio McDyess

Sun Aug 31, 2014

USA Today

Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

Team USA rallies vs. Turkey in FIBA World Cup group win Anthony Davis had 19 points in the second half as Team USA turned a deficit to a rout.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

ABC News

Gabrielle Union Marries NBA Star Dwyane Wade

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade attend THE COLLECTION unveiling of the the All-New 2014 Maserati Ghibli In Miami at The Collection Nov. 21, 2013, in Miami.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Dwyane Wade, NBA Players, Entertainment

WUSA-TV Washington

Kevin Durant will sign new contract with Nike

Oklahoma City Thunder star and NBA MVP Kevin Durant plans to stay with Nike and accept an offer from the sports apparel giant that will rival Under Armour's 10-year, $250-million offer.


Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Kevin Durant

ABC 33/40

Made in America music festival rocks Los Angeles

Mix martial arts fighter War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he brutally beat his porn star ex-girlfriend.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers

Australia Boomers lose in World Cup opener

Australia's bid for a maiden basketball World Cup medal has suffered an early setback after opening with a 10-point loss to Slovenia.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, Goran Dragic, NBA Players

Sports Network

USA beats Finland by 59 in FIBA opener

Klay Thompson scored a game-high 18 points and the United States dominated Finland from start to finish in a 114-55 rout in its FIBA World Cup opener.


Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, Klay Thompson, NBA Players, Anthony Davis, Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls, Sacramento Kings, Rudy Gay, Petteri Koponen