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2 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica
Bryant's father, Joe Bryant, was a professional basketball player who spent eight seasons in the NBA and eight more playing in Italy, where Bryant went to school.
6 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Stephen Curry scored 20 points and the U.S. national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico 112-86 on Friday night in its final home exhibition game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup.
7 hrs ago | NJ.com
Battle will be on hand for Kentucky's Big Blue Madness on Oct. 17, the kickoff event for the 2014 season.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Mo'ne Davis is out of the Little League World Series , leaving behind a perishing impression of a pitching arm like a lariat, and those alert tourmaline eyes.
12 hrs ago | FOX16
Kevin Durant has enjoyed a pretty eventful summer, although most of the noteworthy information has come in the form of reports, not actual events.
12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Patriotism combined with sports training at West point on Monday with the USA Basketball Men's National Team descending on the military academy for a dose of rigorous training ahead of the August 30-September 14 basketball World Cup in Spain.
12 hrs ago | CBS Sports
When training camp began in July, USA Basketball wasn't expecting to have the indecision going into the exhibitions in New York that they currently have.
16 hrs ago | Seattle Times
The Storm won the WNBA's draft lottery Thursday. Seattle will have the No. 1 overall pick in the April 2015 draft.
21 hrs ago | Pippen Ain't Easy
Before anyone gets mad. I have a question. Would you rather see Derrick Rose sitting next to Tom Thibodeau in a basketball uniform of any kind or a suit like the last two years? Sounds strong, doesn't it Pippen Peoples? Well since Saturday's seemingly average game against Brazil that Leandro Barbosa actually used to get his name in free agent talk, ... (more)
"My patience is not high," the star forward told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears all the way back in the summer of 2012.
James Harden got his first taste of the international game at the 2012 Olympics as a reserve player for Team USA.
In this July 27, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore, center, glides to the basket as Connecticut Sun's Kelsey Bone, left, and Chiney Ogwumike, right, defend during the second half of a WNBA basketball game in Uncasville, Conn.
The medal, sold by Grey Flannel Auctions, is believed to be the first publicly sold Olympic gold medal of a pro U.S. men's basketball player since NBA players started playing in the Olympics, beginning with the "Dream Team" in 1992.
Aug 20, 2014; New York, NY, USA; The United States bench reacts during the second half of a game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
"Thank God he signed his contract and got that out the way first before the injury," Derrick Rose said this week, per .com's Ken Berger .
Kevin Durant 's representation, Roc Nation Sports, informed Nike on Wednesday that he has a deal on the table with Under Armour worth between $265 million and $285 million over 10 years, sources told ESPN.com.
When asked recently about the New York Knicks ' odds of making the postseason this time, the 30-year-old brimmed with confidence, saying, " After beginning his summer with a tour of prospective suitors , Anthony eventually elected to return to New York.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:17 pm
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