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  1. Anthony Davis Dunking On and Dominating International CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    Anthony Davis is the new NBA superstar. Don't know if you got the memo, but with LeBron James and Kevin Durant taking the summer off for various reasons, Anthony Davis became the focal point of American basketball.

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  2. Kenneth Faried's and Anthony Davis' Motors Are Redefining Team USARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... States looks to have forgotten it's playing without a handful of the NBA's top superstars, including 2014 MVP Kevin Durant and runners-up LeBron James and Blake Griffin. World Cup competition with a 98-71 victory over New Zealand Tuesday, improving ...

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  3. Is Team Spain Gold-Medal Favorite over USA at FIBA World Cup?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... Only two players (Anthony Davis and James Harden) returned from the 2012 Olympic team, and assumed team leaders Kevin Durant (fatigue) and Kevin Love (potential distraction amid trade talks ) both withdrew from the roster. Krzyzewski and his staff ...

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  4. Shootaround: Colangelo ConfidentRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 30 | NBA.com

    ... with the start of the World Cup in Spain. The host country and the United States, despite LeBron James , Kevin Durant and other All-Stars sitting this one, are the favorites for gold. NBA.com's own John Schuhmann is on the scene: The U.S. won its ...

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  5. Team USA starts defense of basketball world championship on Saturday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Alabama Live

    ... as starters. Indiana Pacers forward Paul George broke his leg during an intrasquad scrimmage, NBA reigning MVP Kevin Durant pulled out of preparations citing physical and mental fatigue and Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love never got ...

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  6. Ed Willes: Grass vs artifical turf debate hijacking Women's World Cup storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Canada.com

    ... a lot of things and soccer isn't the lead item. No, the minute Tom Hanks weighed in, the minute Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant tweeted a picture of Sydney Leroux's scarred legs, the minute a lawsuit was threatened based on Canada's ...

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  7. FIBA World Cup 2014: Outlook and Predictions for GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | BleacherReport

    ... theme of the summer was the resignation of major stars, and the Americans will be without LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kevin Love, Chris Paul and several others. But it doesn't matter. Curry, Anthony Davis is an all-around monster who has quickly ...

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  8. Weakened United States team aims to take hold of world basketball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The China Post

    ... in a horrific collision that shook up teammates and perhaps the future of international basketball. Finally, Kevin Durant, the Americans' best player and the NBA's MVP, changed his mind about taking part in the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The U.S. ...

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  9. Worthy challengers ahead for Team USA in FIBA World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Sporting News

    ... They will try to win a gold medal in the FIBA World Cup in Spain, with a team that has seen Blake Griffin, Kevin Durant and Kevin Love back out and Paul George exit with a broken leg. "I'm not a handicapper," Krzyzewski told reporters. "I just coach ...

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  10. Coach K, USA learn togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | NBA.com

    ... Bryant . The two stars Krzyzewski had at the starting forward positions for the first week of training camp - Kevin Durant and Paul George - aren't with the team anymore. There are five players on this year's roster with Senior National Team ...

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  11. Without LeBron James, Kevin Durant And Other Stars, Team USA Looks to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | International Business Times

    ... per game in 9.1 minutes off the bench for the powerhouse squad. That team includes the likes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Love, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony - all begged off from their NT commitments in the ...

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  12. All Bull For Team USA, FIBA World Cup is about waiting for SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Daily Herald

    ... tournament. Team USA is the defending champ, though, having rolled to the gold medal in Turkey in 2010 behind Kevin Durant. Looking at the 24-team field, it would probably be correct to say all the travel, exhibitions and broken bones for Team USA ...

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  13. Team USA fields youngest team since '92Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | ESPN

    ... themselves from the roster before the squad convened for its first training camp in Las Vegas in late July. Kevin Durant then followed suit earlier this month after the horrific compound leg fracture suffered by Paul George in an intrasquad ...

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  14. Team USA basketball in the FIBA 2014 World Cup: A primer for players, schedule, TV channelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Post-Standard

    ... recent stories of their involvement with USA Basketball.) Team USA is without LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant and Kevin Love. But it will still be favored to triumph in Spain, its biggest competition for gold coming from the home ...

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  15. USA Basketball 2014: Full Roster and Players with Most to Gain at FIBA World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | BleacherReport

    ... players from the 2012 Olympics, there is still plenty of talent on the roster. Superstars like LeBron James and Kevin Durant passed up the opportunity to compete this summer. An injury to Paul George and other factors also kept out many of the ...

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  16. Davis embracing leadership roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... team and was one of the team's few players with international basketball experience. However, after NBA MVP Kevin Durant, a 2012 holdover, decided not to participate as the team prepares for the FIBA World Cup, Davis has emerged as perhaps the ...

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  17. New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis enjoys playing for Team USA regardless of injury risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Curry and Klay Thompson, Davis was thrust into more of a leadership role after Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant abruptly left Team USA earlier this summer, citing mental and physical fatigue. In July, Portland Trail Blazers All-Star ...

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  18. Fearless Predictions: 2014 FIBA World Cup of BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Ball in Europe

    ... the gold medal pick than I expected. Part of that is due to the US roster losing Kevin Love, Paul George, and Kevin Durant. As I wrote earlier, Durant is a bigger loss to the tournament than to his own team. Spain's run through the prep games has ...

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  19. Basketball: All-Stars sit out World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Adams was not the only NBA player to opt out of this year's tournament, with All-Stars like LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony and championship winning guard Tony Parker also deciding to skip the event to focus on preparing for their ...

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  20. Weakened US team aims for world basketball titleRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... in a horrific collision that shook up teammates and perhaps the future of international basketball. Finally, Kevin Durant, the Americans' best player and the NBA's MVP, changed his mind about taking part in the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The U.S. ...

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