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4 hrs ago | Orlando Pinstripe Post
Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier earned a medal in 2014 FIBA World Cup play as France defeated Lithuania for third place. The United States toppled Serbia, 129-92, to earn gold.
5 hrs ago | USA Today
Team USA trounces Serbia in FIBA World Cup championship Team USA clinched its bid to the 2016 Rio Olympics with a balanced, overwhelming victory. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tSDgyT James Harden of Team USA smiles after a three-pointer during the FIBA World Cup championship game Sunday in Madrid against Serbia.
8 hrs ago | Denver Stiffs
FIBA World Cup 2014 Schedule: Team USA vs. Serbia Live Stream, TV Info and More. Watch FIBA World Cup 2014 Schedule: Team USA vs. Serbia Live Stream, TV Info and More.
10 hrs ago | Denver Stiffs
We are not getting the match-up that most experts expected in today's gold medal game in Barcelona. Joffrey Lauvergne, Evan Fournier , and Team France upset the Gasol brothers and Spain in the quarterfinals, but France fell in the semi-finals to Serbia 90-85.
USA won't stumble vs. Serbia in FIBA World Cup final Team USA has 12 players in the NBA. Serbia has none.
Every player reaches some kind of crossroads, and Magic forward Tobias Harris is looking both ways as he steps into the 2014-15 season. Harris will get an idea how the Magic value him, perhaps before the regular season begins.
In the best layman's terms I can come up with, I take a look at the Nuggets current salary situation and see if they have some flexibility going forword. Just a random observation from scanning the Basketball Insiders page on the Nuggets team salary .
The young and talented Magic could be fun, if they can figure out how to stay competitive. But with that not assured, they come in 26th on our NBA Watchability Rankings.
The Team USA v. Not Spain championship game will tip off here on Sunday, when this American team that spent so many months answering questions about the FIBA World Cup host team will likely win gold without having Without biggest stars, Team USA still proving dominance The Team USA v.
Feb 1, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol and Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio against the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center. The Lakers defeated the Timberwolves 111-100.
It feels like it happened a decade ago, but the Denver Nuggets aren't that far removed from being a powerful Western Conference team with one of the league's very best home-court advantages. Of course, a lot has changed in the last two years.
Many of the fans in Denver have been happy with what Ty Lawson brings to the table. Although he's diminutive, he runs the offense like a well-oiled machine, creating easy looks for others and himself as an elite offensive player.
A day after co-favorite Spain was sent packing in one of the biggest upsets in recent international basketball history, the United States sent a loud and decisive statement that it would not share the same fate. Kyrie Irving scored 18 points, and Klay Thompson and James Harden each scored 16 as the United States survived a barrage of early fouls and some shaky shooting to earn a 96-68 victory over Lithuania to advance to the FIBA World Cup final.
On one hand, the guy who is emerging as their best player, Kenneth Faried, has also proven to be one of the best players on the Team USA roster, and in the tournament in general. In seven games, Faried posted averages of 13.0 points and 8.1 rebounds, ninth in the tournament.
Editor's note: This is part four of a five-part series breaking down the Mavericks at each position, as compared to the rest of the Western Conference. Here's last week's version.
American players paused from their warmups to stand and face their New Zealand opponents as they performed the haka, their traditional war dance challenge. Anthony Davis had 21 points and nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 04:35 pm
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