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Yesterday | BleacherReport

4 Players Who Must Step Up for Team USA at 2014 FIBA World Cup

The refrain heard so often at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil will be more accurate if it's chanted during the 2014 FIBA World Cup, even if this is a different Team USA we're believing in.

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Related Topix: FIFA World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony

Monday | The Spokesman-Review

In Brief: Lakers yet to announce Scott as coach - Mon, 28 Jul 2014 PST

NBA: The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Atlanta Hawks, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Beach Volleyball

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Times Leader

NBA Notebook Lakers negotiating with Scott

The Los Angeles Lakers are getting closer to hiring their third head coach since Phil Jackson left their sidelines in 2011, engaging in negotiations with Byron Scott, according to a person familiar with the situation.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Chicago Bulls, Minnesota Timberwolves, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

HipHopDx

[Editorials] Instagram Flexin': Nicki Minaj & Her Thong Trend Worldwide

This week, Nicki Minaj's thong causes worldwide IG thirst, DJ Khaled loses his pants and Carmelo Anthony helps Fat Joe erase some bad memories from The Rucker.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Carmelo Anthony, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Dwyane Wade (2012 London Olympics), Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

MassLive.com

Evan Turner's former coach, Brett Brown, delivers strong vote of ...

Would you like to hear nice things about Evan Turner? Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown said plenty of them to the Boston Herald.

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Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, Carmelo Anthony, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, Boston Celtics

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NBA.com

Image link to Worldly gent

From Miami, to Cleveland, to Brazil, to China? LeBron James is on his annual trip to China this week to represent Nike basketball at its RISE campaign.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, LeBron James, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Jianlian Yi, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, Yi Jianlian

ABS-CBN News

The Lost Home Stand

Who do we blame? It's an ugly human trait, something that Filipinos are often accused of doing way too often rather than admit guilt.

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Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Silver Screen and Roll

KOBE: Save Lakers Trade Yourself

"That one word is about the only thing left that can restore some pride, some excitement, and some genuine competitiveness to the basketball franchise formerly known as the New York Knicks."

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jose Calderon, Marc Gasol, New York Knicks

Business News

NBA: Doc Rivers to coach the Los Angeles Lakers?

Even after a miserable season in which they missed the playoffs and an offseason full of swings and misses, the Lakers are still in the news.

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

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The London Free Press

Canadian basketball players fire back after ESPN commentator's harsh words

American provocateur Jason Whitlock got his desired result Tuesday, when he said Canadian athletes - and Vaughan's Andrew Wiggins in particular - "perhaps don't want it as much as some of the Europeans and certainly the American players."

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sports Collectors Daily

1869 Peck & Snyder Card Helps Lauch H&S Auction

Huggins and Scott's fourth Masterpiece Auction of 2014 got underway Monday with an 1869 Peck and Snyder Cincinnati Red Stockings team card among the hundreds of items up for bid.

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

Sat Jul 19, 2014

CBS Local

Rory McIlroy Builds 6-Shot Lead At British Open

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland tees off on the 17th hole during the third round of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 19, 2014 in Hoylake, England.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Afro American Newspaper

2012 Olympics Coverage

Forward Kevin Durant led all scorers with 30 points as the U.S. men's basketball team won its second straight Olympic gold medal, beating Spain, 107-100 on Aug. 12 during the 2012 Summer Games in London.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, LeBron James

Tue Jul 15, 2014

WTVG-TV Toledo

Latest Michigan sports

The Detroit Pistons formally introduced guard Jodie Meeks on Monday after signing the free agent to a $19.5 million, three-year deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Olympic Winter Games, Greg Johnson, Winter Sports, Olympic Curling

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Afro American Newspaper

2012 Olympics Coverage

Forward Kevin Durant led all scorers with 30 points as the U.S. men's basketball team won its second straight Olympic gold medal, beating Spain, 107-100 on Aug. 12 during the 2012 Summer Games in London.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, LeBron James

Reuters

No LeBron, no problem as U.S. prepares for World Cup

The United States will head to next month's basketball World Cup without LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony or Kobe Bryant, but will remain the team to beat with a potential lineup led by National Basketball Association most valuable player Kevin Durant.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Chris Bosh (2008 Beijing Olympics), Sports, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Dwyane Wade (2012 London Olympics), Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Buckeyes on Ogunbowale's list

Arike Ogunbowale, a five-star guard from Milwaukee, listed the Buckeyes in her final five as a recruiting destination on her Twitter account thusly: Ogunbowale had set a list of 10 teams in 2013 that included the final five.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

LeBron James visits Rio De Janeiro for World Cup, addresses return to Cleveland

James spent his first day as a Cleveland Cavalier fulfilling corporate obligations, being shuffled around by handlers and surrounded by fans and cameras as this city prepared to host the World Cup final between Argentina and Germany on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Neymar, Olympic Football, Lionel Messi, Anderson Varejao

Boston.com

Mike Ehrmann/Associated Press Christopher L. GASPERLeBron James's homecoming will start new legacy

LeBron James will be back in a Cavaliers uniform next season with the goal of winning an NBA title for Northeast Ohio.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Chris Bosh (2008 Beijing Olympics)

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Switched

Peter LaBarbera Pens Open Letter To Michael Sam, Suggesting NFL Player Seek 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

The NFL's Michael Sam graces the cover of August's Out magazine with an intimate interview and sexy photo spread , but one of the nation's most infamously anti-gay pundits isn't having any of it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Women's Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
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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