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7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Biggest Storylines Entering the 2014 FIBA World Cup

The 2014 FIBA World Cup is upon us, and this year's tournament could be as competitive as we've ever seen.

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15 hrs ago | WSB-TV

Weakened US team aims for world basketball title

Some stars couldn't play. Others wouldn't. Then the losses really started piling up for the U.S. national basketball team.

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15 hrs ago | ABC News

Weakened US Team Aims for World Basketball Title

Some stars couldn't play. Others wouldn't. Then the losses really started piling up for the U.S. national basketball team.

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21 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

Lillard-less World Cup Preview

Not even a former coach. With Damian Lillard among the last cuts on the team put together by Coach K for the FIBA World Cup beginning this weekend in Spain, probably not as many Trail Blazers fans are very interested in watching this.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Globe and Mail

U.S. and Spain on course for basketball World Cup showdown

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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Reuters

U.S. and Spain on course for World Cup showdown

A much-weakened United States should still be strong enough at least to reach the final of the 2014 basketball World Cup, which begins in Spain on Saturday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

CBS Local

Raiders Hope Rebuild Pays Immediate Dividends

Matt Schaub #8 of the Oakland Raiders in action against the Detroit Lions during their preseason game at O.co Coliseum on August 15, 2014 in Oakland, California.

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CBS Local

Raiders CB Hayden To Start Season On PUP List

DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles catches a fifty nine yard pass over DJ Hayden #25 of the Oakland Raiders during the third quarter at O.co Coliseum on November 3, 2013 in Oakland, California.

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CBS Local

Expectations High Again For Chargers Going Into 2014

Wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu #16 of the San Diego Chargers is congratulated by tight end Ladarius Green #89 and tight end Antonio Gates #85 after catching a pass for a touchdown in the final minute of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

BleacherReport

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.

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CBS Local

Raiders QB Schaub Out Again With Sore Elbow

Matt Schaub #8 of the Oakland Raiders fades back to pass during the second half of a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 22, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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Sports Network

USA vulnerable at FIBA World Cup

When the FIBA World Cup jumps Aug. 30 from Barcelona, Spain, USA Basketball might be more vulnerable than it has been in recent memory.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

WQXI-AM Atlanta

Lovefest: Kevin Love traded to Cavs, joins LeBron

Olympic champions together, Kevin Love and LeBron James spent the last 30 days waiting to become teammates again.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CBS Local

Raiders FB Reece's Injury Not As Severe As Feared

Matt McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders carries the ball with protection from Marcel Reece #45 during the first half against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on December 8, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

CBS Local

Army Grad Coach K Returns To West Point With USA Team

USA Basketball Men's National Team Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski and Stephen Curry #43 listen to Lt.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

CBS Local

Walsh-Jennings Wins Manhattan Beach Open Again

Lakers vs. FC Barcelona The Los Angeles Lakers face off with Pau Gasol's former team and European Champions FC Barcelona on October 7, 2010.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Post Game

Stephen Curry Ready To Lead USA Into World Cup No Matter Who Is With HIm

Stephen Curry watched Paul George suffer a compound fracture to his right leg. As an active member of the USA Basketball Team, Curry was in the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on the night of Aug 1. As was the case with basketball fans across the world, Curry held his breath.

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CBS Local

Raiders, Cowboys Conclude Scuffle-Filled Joint Practices

Lakers vs. FC Barcelona The Los Angeles Lakers face off with Pau Gasol's former team and European Champions FC Barcelona on October 7, 2010.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

CBS Local

Chargers Prepare To Face Champion Seahawks Twice In Month

Lakers vs. FC Barcelona The Los Angeles Lakers face off with Pau Gasol's former team and European Champions FC Barcelona on October 7, 2010.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

CBS Local

South Korea's Mirim Lee Wins Meijer LPGA Classic

Mirim Lee of South Korea hits her third shot on the first hole during the final round of the Meijer LPGA Classic at Blythefield Country Club on August 10, 2014 in Belmont, Michigan.

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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