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4 hrs ago | The Town Talk

As Team USA beckons, Davis not worried about rest

Getting enough rest during the NBA offseason is the least of Anthony Davis' concerns.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KRQE Albuquerque

Kendall Williams to play basketball in Italy

The former Lobo guard most recent work was on the floor with the Chicago Bulls in the NBA summer league where he averaged about 12 minutes and 2 points per game.


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Rant Sports

Philadelphia 76ers Should Have Drafted Doug McDermott

And with the 10th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers select long pause Elfrid Payton of Louisiana Lafayette .


Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Dario Saric, Doug McDermott, Creighton University NCAA, NCAA Sports, Creighton Bluejays NCAA Basketball

Detroit News

Michigan State's Adreian Payne signs rookie deal with Hawks

Financial terms were not announced, but under the NBA's rookie pay scale, Payne will make about $1.5 million in his first season.


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Cardiac Hill

Pitt Basketball: Piecing together a starting five

With less than three months remaining before the start of the 2014-15 basketball season, it is time to begin looking at possible starting fives.


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USA Today

Starting Five: College basketball teams on the rise

Starting Five: College basketball teams on the rise in 2014-15 USA TODAY Sports examines the best story lines for the 2014-15 college basketball season.


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WLKY-TV Louisville

Orlando prep star Antonio Blakeney heavily recruited by UK, UofL basketball

Orlando high school basketball star Antonio Blakeney is being highly recruited by the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky.


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Gonzaga Basketball: Why the Bulldogs Can Be a Surprise Contender in 2014

Don't sleep on Gonzaga, though. Even if there are a bunch of teams favored ahead of the Bulldogs, who are listed at 25-1, according to The Bulldogs had their best season when they had their most complete roster.


Related Topix: Sam Dower, Elias Harris, Kelly Olynyk, Sports, Gonzaga Bulldogs NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Gonzaga University NCAA, Kyle Wiltjer

Thu Jul 24, 2014


UNC Basketball: Grading Tar Heels' Targets at 2014 Nike Peach Jam

UNC basketball lives by its recruiting prowess, and that means keeping a close eye on events such as the 2014 Nike Peach Jam.


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The Gaston Gazette

Abbey to play UNC in preseason basketball scrimmage

For the fourth time in six years, Belmont Abbey College's men's basketball team will get a chance to show its talents against ACC competition in a preseason exhibition game.


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Lansing State Journal

Michigan State OL breakdown: Jack Allen, Jack Conklin anchor group up front

The 2014 Michigan State football team is scheduled to report for preseason camp Aug. 1, four weeks before the Aug. 29 season opener against Jacksonville State.


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Post and Courier

Former College of Charleston player Trevonte Dixon claims Wojcik assaulted him twice

Charleston coach Doug Wojcik yells out to his players during their game Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at TD Arena.


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Big East Coast Bias

Next Season is Boom or Bust for Creighton's Devin Brooks

The senior guard must become a more consistent scorer in order to lessen the pain of Doug McDermott's graduation.


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Mountain West Connection

New Mexico grants Merv Lindsay's release from the basketball team

On Wednesday the University of New Mexico announced that Merv Lindsay has asked for and was granted his release from scholarship.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Local Basketball Teams Praised By NABC For Excellence

A trio of local University basketball teams have been named among the best academically by the National Association of Basketball Coaches on Wednesday, July 23. Below are the releases from Gonzaga, Eastern Washington and Whitworth highlighting the academic accomplishments of the players from each program.


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Wilbekin finds comfort with Manning at Wake Forest

Now the freshman guard is looking to step out of the shadow of big brother Scottie Wilbekin and make a name for himself in the Atlantic Coast Conference.


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The Coastal Courier

Brown signs with Israeli team

Former Liberty County High School and Miami basketball player Rion Brown has signed with Hapoel Tel Aviv, a team in Israel, according to his agent.


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The State

Nets sign Brown, Jefferson

The Brooklyn Nets signed a pair of 2014 draft picks Wednesday, inking guard Markel Brown and forward Cory Jefferson to multi-year contracts.


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Detroit News

Detroit's Ray McCallum stars as Kings win Las Vegas summer league

McCallum, from the University of Detroit, scored 29 points and helped key a big Sacramento rally in the final minutes, as the Kings topped the Houston Rockets 77-68 Monday night to win the NBA Summer League championship game.


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Detroit Free Press

Pistons rookie Dinwiddie calls 3-year deal 'perfect situation for me'

'It has its ups and downs, but to be able to take care of your family, like get your mom a new car,... Some would say Spencer Dinwiddie would have been better served returning for his senior season at Colorado - especially considering the knee injury that forced him to miss the last two months of the season.


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