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10 hrs ago | Swarm and Sting

Team USA vs. New Zealand preview

Aug 22, 2014; New York, NY, USA; United States guard James Harden dunks against Puerto Rico during the fourth quarter of a game at Madison Square Garden.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, James Harden, Houston Rockets, Kenneth Faried, Anthony Davis, Omer Asik, Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls, Kirk Penney

21 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

SBP eyes Nuggets' JaVale McGee for Gilas

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas officials are thinking about bringing in more naturalized players to beef up Gilas Pilipinas in the next few years.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, JaVale McGee

Yesterday |

Andre Drummond of Detroit Pistons only American not to play as USA routs Turkey

The United States used a strong second half to avoid a potentially embarrassing loss to Turkey Sunday in the FIBA World Cup at Bilboa, Spain.


Related Topix: Sports, Andre Drummond, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Kenneth Faried

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Denver Stiffs

Denver Nuggets connections at FIBA World Cup

Kenneth Faried isn't the only 2014 FIBA World Cup participant that Denver Nuggets fans should be paying attention to.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kenneth Faried, NBA Players, Arron Afflalo, JaVale McGee, Rudy Fernandez, Orlando Magic

FIBA: United States uses dominant fourth quarter to top Turkey

In the second day of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, United States defeated Turkey in a rematch of the 2010 world championship tilt.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kenneth Faried, NBA Players


Can Kenneth Faried Use FIBA Tournament as Springboard to Breakout Season?

Now his combination of effort and evolving skill is helping set the tone for a U.S. squad that needs an emotional leader.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kenneth Faried, NBA Players

Chicago Sun-Times

Team USA tops Turkey in World Cup; Derrick Rose held to 2 points

But there it was on Sunday in the second game of pool play for the FIBA World Cup -Team USA getting embarrassed by a Turkey team with just one NBA player, and Rose one of the many culprits allowing that to happen.


Related Topix: Sports, Derrick Rose, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kenneth Faried, Kyrie Irving, Cleveland Cavaliers

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Brazil grabs biggest win on Day 1

Group A of the FIBA Basketball World Cup not only has the most NBA players, but also four of the best teams in the tournament.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Evan Fournier

A Royal Pain

Ty Lawson thinks Sacramento Kings will be tough team

Jan 26, 2014; Sacramento, CA, USA; Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson shoots over Sacramento Kings forward ICarl Landry in the first half of their NBA basketball game Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Sleep Train Arena.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Ty Lawson, NBA Players, Sacramento Kings

Valley of the Suns

FIBA World Cup: Serbia, Bogdan Bogdanovic blow past Egypt

Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Bogdan Bogdanovic poses for a photo with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number twenty-seven overall pick to the Phoenix Suns in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Bogdan Bogdanovic, NBA Players, Goran Dragic

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Denver Post

Record number of NBA players to compete in 2014 FIBA World Cup

Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried is among the record 45 current NBA players competing in the 2014 FIBA World Cup.


Related Topix: Sports, Kenneth Faried, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Oklahoma City Thunder, Kevin Durant, Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul, Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves, Indiana Pacers, Paul George


10 Predictions for the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball

But with the 2013-14 NBA season wrapped up for a while now and the 2014-15 campaign not set to start for months, I've managed to recalibrate mine.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Indiana Pacers, Philadelphia 76ers, Tony Parker, NBA Players, Boris Diaw

Fear the Sword

Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin says Kevin Love...

It's been a monumental offseason for the Cleveland Cavaliers , but that doesn't mean their roster is set.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Anderson Varejao, NBA Players, Tristan Thompson, Timofey Mozgov


Ty Lawson says not to sleep on Denver Nuggets

Two seasons ago the Denver Nuggets won 57 games with a powerful offense and a good enough defense, and were the team nobody wanted to face in the playoffsa until Danilo Gallinari went down.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Ty Lawson, NBA Players, Kenneth Faried, JaVale McGee, Wilson Chandler, J.J. Hickson

King James Gospel

Cavaliers Rumors: Timofey Mozgov says trade talks are all rumors

Apr 16, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov during the first quarter against the Golden State Warriors at Pepsi Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Timofey Mozgov, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Soaring Down South

USA Basketball: Team USA Concludes Exhibition Play with Win Against Slovenia

AUGUST 26: of the USA Basketball Men's National Team against the Slovenia Basketball Men's National Team on August 26, 2014 at Gran Canaria Arena in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, Kyle Korver, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Anthony Davis, Kenneth Faried

Denver Stiffs

Depth Charge - The Denver Nuggets Bench

With what may be the deepest team in the league, the Nuggets reserves look to push the pace when the rest of the NBA needs a breather.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Nate Robinson, Ty Lawson, Randy Foye, Wilson Chandler, NBA Players, Danilo Gallinari


Predicting the Most Improved NBA Teams for the Upcoming Season

It's the time of year when "the roster looks great on paper!" becomes an operative phrase.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Kenneth Faried, Jusuf Nurkic, Arron Afflalo, JaVale McGee, Gary Harris, Orlando Magic, NBA Players

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Detroit Bad Boys

Gigi leads Italy to Qualify for Eurobasket 2015

Beating Switzerland comfortably 80-65, the Italian National team punched its ticket to Eurobasket 2015 and a 3-1 record in the 2nd round qualifier.


Related Topix: Sports, Timofey Mozgov, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Cleveland Cavaliers, Sergey Karasev, Clint Capela, Houston Rockets

Blogtable: Riding The Wave

Each week, we'll ask our stable of scribes across the globe to weigh in on the most important NBA topics of the day - and then give you a chance to step on the scale, too, in the comments below.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, San Antonio Spurs, Derrick Rose, NBA Players, Ricky Rubio