1 hr ago
Can Australia do the unthinkable?
FORGET the Socceroos. There's a team of rising Aussie basketball superstars we should all get behind this week.
5 hrs ago
Ranking the Top 25 Players at 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball
With the 2014 FIBA World Cup set to kick off in Spain at the end of August, plenty of the world's premier basketball players are ready to strut their stuff on a worldwide stage.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Federer Meets Jordan: Is This the Greatest Sports Selfie Ever Taken?
The world has seen weirder selfies. The world has seen more star-studded selfies.
The First All-Female Sports Show Is Called 'We Need to Talk'
News broke earlier this month that CBS Sports will debut the first all-female sports talk show in national TV history.
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.
Basketball in UK close to folding, says Luol Deng as he launches academy
Basketball in the UK is close to folding, says Luol Deng as he launches his own academy in order to produce elite British players Deng has set up his own basketball academy in order to produce elite British players in partnership with Nike, Evelyn Grace Academy and Reforming Black Britain for basketball with the belief the team would struggle to ... (more)
Love connection: Kevin Love to be welcomed by Cavs
Israeli police said Tuesday they are searching for a U.S. religious student who disappeared while on a hike in a forest outside Jerusalem last week.
Keeping Dream alive: USA Basketball through the years
United States guard James Harden dunks against Puerto Rico during a game at Madison Square Garden.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Will Team USA's Final FIBA Roster Come Back to Haunt Them?
Athleticism and skill was supposed to be Team USA's ticket to a FIBA World Cup title, and it might still be.
Pacquiao adds to his accomplishments as the PBA's highest drafted mascot
With the Philippine national basketball team gearing up for the FIBA World Cup, basketball has taken the country front and center anew.
The Washington Post
Stephen Curry enjoying journey to the top
Stephen Curry is no longer the overlooked overachiever who routinely shamed those with modest to low expectations for his game or his career.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Team USA: Going Big
Aug 1, 2014; Las Vegas, NV, USA; USA Team Blue forward Mason Plumlee reacts to his wrist being held by USA Team White center DeMarcus Cousins during the USA Basketball Showcase at Thomas & Mack Center.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
U.S. beats Puerto Rico in hoops exhibition
The U.S. national team coach said the Americans expect to trim their roster to 12 on Saturday before leaving for Europe, after team officials had previously said they might carry extra players.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Wiggins: rare No. 1 pick traded before rookie year
The blockbuster trade that will send Kevin Love to team up with LeBron James in Cleveland will be completed on Saturday, making the Cavaliers an instant favorite in the Eastern Conference and turning Andrew Wiggins into something of an anomaly.
The Week of Mo'ne Davis Is Over, and That's Fine
Six days after pitching a complete-game shutout on national TV in the Little League World Series, and earning tweets of praise from everyone from Michelle Obama to Chipper Jones to Lil Wayne, Davis and her Taney Dragons squad from Philadelphia was eliminated from the tournament on Thursday.
KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Nothin' but Net: Interesting offseason for KD
Kevin Durant has enjoyed a pretty eventful summer, although most of the noteworthy information has come in the form of reports, not actual events.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Post Game
James Harden: Experience With USA Basketball Has Boosted My NBA Game
James Harden got his first taste of the international game at the 2012 Olympics as a reserve player for Team USA.
Kevin Love and the Anatomy of Forcing an NBA Trade
"My patience is not high," the star forward told Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears all the way back in the summer of 2012.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
No Easy Answers in NBA's International Competition Conundrum
"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 .
USA vs Dominican Republic: Score, Twitter Reaction for World Cup 2014 Exhibition
The United States' opening exhibition game against Brazil exposed some roster holes in need of plugging.