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US chooses 19 players for men's basketball roster

Rose and four returnees from the 2012 Olympic men's basketball champions were among the 19 players selected Monday for this summer's U.S. national team roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant

Sat Jul 19, 2014

BleacherReport

Are OKC Thunder Getting Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook the Help They Need?

The Oklahoma City Thunder will enter next season with an improved roster, but even with the addition of Anthony Morrow , is Oklahoma City doing all it can to get better? The Thunder offense lacked shooting from the outside last year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Russell Westbrook, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, Jeremy Lamb, Kendrick Perkins, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Roy Exum: The 2014 ESPY Awards

The greatest of the greats were feted in Los Angeles on Wednesday night and, in case you missed the 22nd annual awards ceremony, allow me to present a primer because there are two speeches you must see.

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Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, U.S. Women's Open, FIFA World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Summer Olympic, Ronda Rousey, Sports, Maya Moore, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Houston Chronicle

ESPYS red carpet takes center stage before show

Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year's best performances Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Ronda Rousey, Boxing, More Sports, Floyd Mayweather Jr, Maya Moore

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Golden State of Mind

Warriors guards Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson selected for USA Basketball training camp

Warriors guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson will be the only NBA teammates participating in the upcoming USA Basketball training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball, Klay Thompson, NBA Players, Stephen Curry, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant

Blazers Edge

Blazers F LaMarcus Aldridge Withdraws From USA Basketball's 2014 FIBA World Cup Player Pool

Portland Trail Blazers All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge has opted not to play for USA Basketball during the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Portland Trail Blazers, Summer Olympic, Olympics, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympics, Kevin Durant, Olympic Basketball, LaMarcus Aldridge, NBA Players

Bellingham Herald

US chooses 19 players for men's basketball roster

Derrick Rose and four returnees from the 2012 Olympic men's basketball champions are among the 19 players selected for this summer's U.S. national team roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant

Globe and Mail

Toronto's DeMar DeRozan among 19 picked for U.S. men's basketball roster

DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors and Chandler Parsons, who is leaving Houston for Dallas, were among the players added to the U.S. national team roster training camp in Las Vegas next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Miami Herald

Westrbook won't play with US team this summer

USA Basketball says Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook will not participate this summer so he can rest some previous knee injuries.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Russell Westbrook, NBA Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Thunderous Intentions

Russell Westbrook to sit out World Cup

Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook has withdrawn his name from Team USA for the upcoming basketball World Cup in Spain.

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

NewsOK.com

Report: Thunder's Russell Westbrook withdraws from Team USA's World Cup roster

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has withdrawn from USA Basketball's roster for the World Cup in Spain this summer, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball, Russell Westbrook, NBA Players, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Sat Jun 28, 2014

TwinCities

Charley Walters: Klay Thompson would accept trade to Timberwolves, his dad says

Trade talks between the Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors centering on the Wolves' Kevin Love and Kevin Martin for Klay Thompson and David Lee are believed to be ongoing.

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Related Topix: Golf, Golfers, David Lee, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Examiner.com

Love discovers basketball truly the sport closest to Filipinos' hearts

Before Kevin Love arrived in the Philippines this past weekend, he thought boxing was the number one sport in the country, solely because of boxing superstar, Manny Pacquiao's status as the most recognized Filipino athlete of this era.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Manny Pacquiao, Boxing, More Sports

NewsOK.com

Why not soccer? A fan's question and my rebuttal

Reader Daniel Boyington wrote an interesting email, discussing soccer and the current World Cup fervor.

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

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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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