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24 min ago | The Washington Post

Barksdale will leave Hokies basketball team

Forward C.J. Barksdale has informed the Virginia Tech men's basketball that he will not be a member of next season's team, a person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Rip City Project

C.J. McCollum: Season Reflection and Bust Evaluation

Jun 27, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; C.J. McCollum shakes hands with NBA commissioner David Stern after being selected as the number eleven overall pick to the Portland Trail Blazers during the 2013 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center.


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The Orlando Sentinel

Curry looking to make a name for himself

He has the basketball bloodlines. He has a sweet jump shot that's ingrained in the family DNA.


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Stanford get first basketball commitment -- a forward from Georgia

Marcus Sheffield, a small forward from Chattahoochee High School in Alpharetta, Ga., became the first high school player from the class of 2015 to commit to Stanford's men's basketball team when he made his decision earlier this week.


Related Topix: Josh Huestis, Dwight Powell, Sports, Stanford Cardinal NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Stanford University NCAA

UNC legend Ford shoots advice, scores with kids

Phil Ford uses Becky Hutchinson, 12, as an example to teach a basketball tehnique.


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Detroit Free Press

Spartans' Travis Trice, Denzel Valentine embracing roles as captains

Travis Trice has put in the time and earned the respect of his teammates. Now the Michigan State senior guard is ready to take charge and is embracing his role as a captain in his final season.


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The Post-Standard

Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams says rehab is 'ahead of schedule'

When Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams was in Orlando last year for NBA summer league, he spent most of his week shaking off questions about his less-than-impressive performance.


Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, Syracuse University NCAA, Syracuse Orange NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, NBA Players, Michael Carter-Williams, Nerlens Noel, Allen Iverson

The Age

Exum ready for NBA summer league

LAS VEGAS: After months of hype and closed door workouts, Australian teenager Dante Exum will don a Utah Jazz singlet in Las Vegas this weekend and embark on his NBA career.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Gonzaga basketball transfer is excited for a shot to play at Cal Poly

Luke Meikle played in 15 games this past season for Gonzaga as a freshman.


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Louisville's Pitino: 'I can go for a long time'

The 61-year-old Louisville men's basketball coach said Wednesday that he "can go for a long time" thanks to the enthusiasm provided by recent Cardinals recruiting classes.


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KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Ex-Kansas G Tharpe headed to D-League

Former Kansas guard Naadir Tharpe has decided to forgo his final season of college eligibility and play in the NBA's Development League, reported Wednesday.


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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kings look for more out of second-year point guard Ray McCallum, who expects the same himself

The second-round pick out of Detroit Mercy was one of the highlights late in the 2013-14 season.


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The Des Moines Register

Ex-Hawkeye Zach McCabe pleads not guilty in bar incident

The former Iowa basketball player who allegedly punched a man in the face and then blew him a kiss while walking out of an Iowa City bar has pleaded not guilty.


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WDRB-TV Louisville

Pedestrian killed on Dixie Highway hours after fatal motorcycle accident

Keith Kaiser gets a preview of the annual festival, which kicks off at the Louisville Water Tower Park this weekend.


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Statesboro Herald

Georgia Southern's Ferguson suspended indefinitly following arrest

Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended from the team indefinitely following a June 26 arrest.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Kings sign first-round pick Nik Stauskas

Sacramento selected Stauskas out of Michigan with the eighth overall pick in June's draft.


Related Topix: Sports, Michigan Wolverines NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Michigan NCAA, Trey Burke

Lansing State Journal

Okemos' Travis Bader inks deal with ASVEL in France

Former Oakland star and Okemos native Travis Bader has signed a deal with ASVEL in France.


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UA basketball: Zips making changes for next season

The University of Akron men's basketball team ended last season with a whimper not a bang, falling to IPFW in the Post-Season Tournament.


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The News Tribune

Wolves sign 1st-round pick Zach LaVine

The Timberwolves announced the signing on Tuesday on the second day of a camp to prepare LaVine and others for the team's summer league competition in Las Vegas.


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News Observer

Charlotte Hornets lose free agent Josh McRoberts to the Miami Heat

Charlotte Bobcats' Josh McRoberts reacts after being called for a foul during the second half in Game 2 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Miami Heat, April 23, 2014, in Miami.


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