Feb 3, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Basketball: Tall Blacks to face USA
The Tall Blacks have been drawn in the same group as Olympic champions USA for the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain.
Pelicans: Davis deserves All-Star...
In this Nov. 25, 2013, file photo, New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis looks on during a break in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio.
Pau Gasol not sure if he will play for Spain in 2016 Olympics
Spain has the second best national basketball team in the world. Anchored in the paint by brothers Marc Gasol and Pau Gasol , plus with a host of good guards such as Jose Calderon and Ricky Rubio , they have won two Olympic silver medals in a row, able to beat out every nation on earth save the USA.
The Daily News
Gasol's Return Has Hoop City Joyful Again
"I usually don't talk to the opposing team at all," Durant said after he dropped 37 points on the Grizzlies.
Lichtenstein: Nets-Warriors Shows Why NBA Should Fix Insane Scheduling
I'm such a big NBA fan that I can't even watch college hoops without the gambling inducements provided by the pools for the NCAA Tournament, but these last two pro seasons have been irksome.