20 hrs ago
Kyrie Irving Ready and Willing to Cede Spotlight to LeBron James in Cleveland
Irving has done few interviews since the Cavaliers' season ended three-and-a-half months ago, but it hasn't taken long for questions to arise about how happy he really is now that he has been talking.
Notes from Team USA Camp in Las Vegas: Nobody is a fan of the FIBA balls
After a couple days of Team USA training camp I had a few things in my notebook, things that didn't fit in stories, so I've slid them in here.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Derrick Rose Will Face Stiff Competition at PG For Team USA
The Chicago Bulls ' Derrick Rose will seek to make his critics 'eat their words' when he suits up for Team USA during their training camp in Las Vegas, but he will do so against stiff competition at the point guard position.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Big East Coast Bias
Wojo Hires Former Duke Guard Thornton to Join Marquette's Staff
They were proved prophetic Friday as new Marquette Head Coach - and former Duke assistant coach - Steve Wojciechowski announced the former Blue Devil will join his staff with the Golden Eagles this season.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
LeBron James' Return Is Best-Possible Scenario for Kyrie Irving to Blossom
Irving lost his place as the face of the Cleveland Cavaliers this summer, but that could have been his biggest offseason victory.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski says he would trade for Kevin Love...
The NBA off-season has been filled with rumors and speculation, and the Cleveland Cavaliers are right at the center of it all.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Cavs' Irving excited about LeBron's return, new deal
INDEPENDENCE - Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving doesn't travel with a posse. Nor does he have marketing advisors eager to see him play in a larger market.
Celtics' Marcus Smart among invitees to the USA Basketball Select Team
Marcus Smart of Oklahoma State shakes hands with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected with the #6 overall pick by the Boston Celtics during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Handful of new players added to latest USA Basketball roster
Legendary Duke basketball coach and USA Men's Basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski recently announced his decision for the 19 players chosen to represent this summer's USA Basketball team.
USA National Basketball Team set to open training camp in Las Vegas on July 28
Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix and Ben Golliver discuss Kawhi Leonard leading the San Antonio Spurs to a 111-92 win over Miami Heat in Game 3. The pool of players for Team USA World Cup team decreased by one on July 16, as San Antonio Spur Kawhi Leonard withdrew his name from consideration .
Wed Jul 16, 2014
How do you cut an NBA All-Star? Jim Boeheim talks about his role on...
Jim Boeheim's biggest job with the USA Basketball is not his role as the top assistant to Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski on the U.S. Olympic team.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
LeBron's buddies weigh options: Ray Allen may choose...
Allen, who turns 39 Sunday, hasn't ruled out joining former Miami Heat teammate LeBron James in Cleveland, but it now appears the shooting guard will retire, Yahoo Sports reported Monday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Rose earns Team USA training camp berth, praise from Coach K
Rose was named Monday as one of 19 players on the USA World Cup national team training camp roster, which will practice in Las Vegas from July 28 to Aug. 1 before another roster cut is made.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
In an announcement told exclusively to Sports Illustrated' s Lee Jenkins, James writes, "I'm ready to accept the challenge.
Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving officially signs extension; 3-team trade goes through
CLEVELAND - The Cavaliers locked up their best player and formally completed one trade Thursday when the NBA's annual roster moratorium ended.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
How Cavs Coach David Blatt Can Help Kyrie Irving Resume His Superstar Journey
Fresh off agreeing to a five-year, $90 million max contract on the first day when they were eligible to meet, Irving and the While some may feel that Irving hasn't justified this kind of money yet, it's wise to view this contract as an investment rather than a reward.