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USA Basketball faces tough challenge at World Cup

United States guard DeMar DeRozan controls the ball against Dominican Republic forward James Maye during an exhibition game.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Fear the Sword

Kyrie Irving takes advantage of role in starting lineup, excels in...

Kyrie Irving got the starting nod over Derrick Rose, and in the final tune-up before the World Cup starts, he didn't look back.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

King James Gospel

Kyrie Irving named to final Team USA roster

Aug 22, 2014; New York, NY, USA; United States guard Kyrie Irving controls the ball in front of Puerto Rico forward Alexander Franklin during the first quarter of a game at Madison Square Garden.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

NBA.com

Team USA announces final roster cuts

USA Basketball National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo announced Friday night the 12 players who will represent the United States at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup that is being held Aug. 30-Sept.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

ESPN

Final Team USA cut could come by Thursday

Final cuts to the Team USA roster before this weekend's departure for Spain could come as soon as Thursday, according to USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sports Central Articles and Columns

Basketball Needs to Quit Acting Like Soccer

It should come as no surprise to anyone who normally reads this site that I'm about to make the following statement: I absolutely love the NBA.

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ESPN

USAB cans Senegal trip due to Ebola concerns

The largest recorded outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa has forced USA Basketball to cancel its scheduled trip to Senegal later this month before the start of the FIBA World Cup.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

CBS Local

5 Reasons Why The USA Still Wins the FIBA World Cup

The biggest international basketball tournament this side of the Olympics is set to tip-off in two weeks.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Reuters

Durant withdraws from Team USA for World Cup

Kevin Durant will not play for the U.S. team defending their title at this month's Basketball World Cup due to mental and physical exhaustion, the NBA most valuable player said on Thursday.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

ESPN

Breaking down the remaining Team USA roster

ESPN's Brian Windhorst breaks down Team USA cutting John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap from the team's roster.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Forbes.com

USA Basketball Tickets At United Center Lead In Price For FIBA World Cup Exhibitions

It doesn't have the same allure as the FIFA World Cup, but this summer the best basketball players in the world are meeting for the FIBA World Cup.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Independent

Paul George suffers broken leg: United States and NBA star suffers...

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Washington Post

US basketball team bonding in Las Vegas

Brotherhood, chemistry and camaraderie. Those three words have been used repeatedly during the U.S. basketball team's first four days of practice.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

OregonLive.com

As Damian Lillard fights for roster spot, Jerry Colangelo has not #8216;closed the door #8217; on LaMarcus Aldridge #8217;s USA Basketball future

LaMarcus Aldridge didn't do himself any favors by bowing out of the FIBA World Cup player pool at the last second.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

UCLA's Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

Northern Colorado got the brunt of heavy rains that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range.

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NBC29

UCLA's Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

U.S. Border Patrol officials said Wednesday that agents discovered a garage-sized hole through a steel fence that divides the United States and Mexico just east of Nogales, Arizona.

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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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