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News on Dwight Howard (2008 Beijing Olympics) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Thursday | BleacherReport

Kevin Love and the Anatomy of Forcing an NBA Trade

"My patience is not high," the star forward told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears all the way back in the summer of 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Kobe Bryant leads Paleo pack; LeBron James scores with low carb weight loss

When it comes to diets for athletes, Paleo plans and low carb weight loss approaches are scoring.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Dwyane Wade (2012 London Olympics), Ray Allen, NBA Players

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BleacherReport

It's a Small World for Team USA at FIBA Tournament

Team USA used to be made up of amateurs. Now it's a small party of basketball's elite, and a quick look inside may show us where the game is heading.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Chris Bosh (2008 Beijing Olympics), Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Dwyane Wade (2012 London Olympics), NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets

Sat Aug 16, 2014

CBS Sports

Team USA rides Derrick Rose to win over Brazil

USA Basketball won't have Kevin Durant or Paul George or Kevin Love . They won't have Blake Griffin or Russell Westbrook either.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Tiago Splitter, Marcelo Huertas, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony

BleacherReport

How Soon Will Anthony Davis Be Ready to Contend for NBA MVP?

The 2012 No. 1 overall pick has become a rising star early in his career. He followed up a promising rookie campaign with an All-Star-caliber sophomore season .

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Anthony Davis, University of Kentucky NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Basketball

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson reaches down to catch a football.

Former Rockets' center Omer Asik said that he was going to miss Houston and was grateful for his time with the Rockets.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Business News

2014-15 NBA schedule highlights: LeBron's Cavs at Heat, Rockets at Lakers

The schedule for the 2014-15 NBA season was released on Wednesday night. After an offseason of big moves and intriguing storylines, here are the top five games to mark on you calendar for next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kobe Bryant, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Examiner.com

High-fat ketogenic and Paleo diets embraced by athletes like LeBron James

Low-carb Paleo and ketogenic diets embraced by endurance athletes: LeBron James used it for dramatic low-carb weight loss Low-carb Paleo and ketogenic diets embraced by endurance athletes: LeBron James used it for dramatic low-carb weight loss High-fat, low carb diets such as the Paleo and ketogenic plans are being increasingly embraced by elite ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Ray Allen, NBA Players

Mon Aug 11, 2014

NBA.com

David Aldridge reports insider news from around the league.

Because the U.S. men's team won gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics , and the 2010 World Championships, it's easy to forget that each of those squads had to deal with injuries and withdrawals en route to their triumphs.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Chauncey Billups, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Detroit Pistons, Amar'e Stoudemire, New York Knicks, LeBron James, Olympic Basketball

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Harden makes dreams come true at basketball camp in The Woodlands

James Harden walked into the gym and headed straight for the nearest lay-up line.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Summer Olympic, NBA Players, James Harden, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Dwight Howard, Indiana Pacers

NBA.com

Durant has paid his USA dues

Kevin Durant 's decision to walk away from Team USA little more than three weeks before the start of the 2014 world championships is hardly the end of the world.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, NBA Players, LeBron James

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Washington Post

Kevin Durant drops out of Team USA

The squad that will represent the United States at the upcoming FIBA World Championships in Spain suffered a major blow today when Kevin Durant announced that he was bowing out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, Olympics, NBA Players, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, LeBron James, Chris Paul

Wed Aug 06, 2014

CBS Sports

Clippers' Griffin: Back not broken, no restrictions

If you were worried about the state of Blake Griffin 's back injury, you shouldn't be.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, NBA Players, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Summer Olympic

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Mashable

The Basketball World Cup: Who Team USA Should Bring to Spain

We speak of course, about the FIBA Basketball World Cup, a pseudo-clever rebranding of what was until this year known as the FIBA World Championship, a global hoops tournament held every four years by the sport's international governing body.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Ricky Rubio (2008 Beijing Olympics), Sports, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Kragthorpe: Jazz's Gordon Hayward insists there's - no pressure now'

After everything that has happened since the Jazz's season ended in April, Gordon Hayward recognizes his life is different now.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Gordon Hayward, NBA Players, Trey Burke, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Carmelo Anthony

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans' power forward Anthony Davis prepared to...

Two years ago, a twist of fate, and Blake Griffin's knee, catapulted a skinny 19-year-old onto the international stage, albeit as a seldom-used understudy.

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Related Topix: Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Summer Olympic, Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Monty Williams, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Business News

Why the current Houston Rockets will never win an NBA championship

The Houston Rockets are in the news again as another of their stars took a parting shot at Chandler Parsons , who signed for the Dallas Mavericks.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NBA.com

No Love Overseas

USA Basketball announced Saturday morning that Love won't be participating for the National Team this summer, because of "his current status."

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Serge Ibaka, Pau Gasol, Carmelo Anthony, Marc Gasol

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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