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  1. U.S. and Slovenia advance as Lithuania sufferRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Holders United States and dark horses Slovenia eased into the basketball World Cup knockout stages with two games to spare but eastern European giants Lithuania left themselves with work to do after a surprise defeat by Australia on Tuesday.


  2. NBA stars' priceless haka reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    THE look on their faces said it all as Team USA's NBA superstars felt the wrath of a Kiwi haka at the Basketball World Cup.


  3. Anthony Davis Dunking On and Dominating International CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    Anthony Davis is the new NBA superstar. Don't know if you got the memo, but with LeBron James and Kevin Durant taking the summer off for various reasons, Anthony Davis became the focal point of American basketball.


  4. Kenneth Faried's and Anthony Davis' Motors Are Redefining Team USARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    World Cup competition with a 98-71 victory over New Zealand Tuesday, improving the club's overall record to 3-0 in group play.


  5. Team USA's Perfect Mix of Athleticism and Shooting Has Been a Long Time ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Perimeter shooting, prioritized more strongly than ever on this version of Team USA, is allowing American staples like speed and athleticism to make maximum impact.


  6. International teams to play record nine NBA presea...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Three top international teams will visit the United States and Canada for a combined nine preseason games against nine National Basketball Association teams this October, the league said on Tuesday.


  7. Is Team Spain Gold-Medal Favorite over USA at FIBA World Cup?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The FIBA Basketball World Cup was advertised as a two-team race, and it has lived up to that billing through the midway point of the group stage.


  8. Re: Q&A with @LithuaniaBasket about Jonas ValanciunasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

    Editor's Note: Simonas Baranauskas is an expert on all things related to Lithuanian basketball.


  9. Tall Blacks no match for USA's NBA superstarsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The Tall Blacks got thumped, as expected, here in Bilbao on Wednesday in their Group C Fiba World Cup matchup against gold medal favourites the USA to fall to 0-3 for the tournament.


  10. Tallest women to ever play in the WNBARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The following is a list of the tallest women to ever play in the WNBA . An interesting list, and somewhat sad because the tallest player in WNBA history has already passed away.


  11. Rivals150 for the class of 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Rivals.com

    After a long summer spent traveling across the country following and evaluating the nation's top high school basketball players, it is time to update the Rivals150 for the class of 2015 .


  12. Basketball: Tall Blacks outclassed by USARead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Kenneth Faried of the U.S, duels of the ball in front New Zealand's Tai Webster, left, and Rob Loe, second right, during the Group C Basketball World Cup match, in Bilbao.


  13. Q&A with @LithuaniaBasket about Jonas ValanciunasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Raptors Republic

    Editor's Note: Simonas Baranauskas is an expert on all things related to Lithuanian basketball.


  14. USA vs. New Zealand: Score and Twitter Reaction for FIBA World Cup 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The United States basketball team remained undefeated at the FIBA Basketball World Cup after a 98-71 win over New Zealand on Tuesday.


  15. Lauren Jackson undergoes another surgery that increases doubt in WNBA returnRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Lauren Jackson , a three-time WNBA MVP, officially pulled out of contention to compete with Basketball Australia in the FIBA World Championships later this month in Turkey.


  16. Nickelodeon Teams up with NFL, MLS & NASCAR for NickSports Primetime Programming BlockRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Forging programming relationships with the NFL, MLS and NASCAR, Nickelodeon is celebrating kids' love for the action and excitement of the game with the launch of NickSportsa brand-new PRIMETIME programming block debuting Wednesday, Sept.


  17. Coach Orenga content with Spain's basketball World Cup performanceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Spanish basketball coach Juan Antonio Orenga said he was happy with his team's performance in the FIBA World Cup till date and was all praise for veteran Pau Gasol, who has been a star for the team so far.


  18. Do or dieRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Philippine national quintet is in a must-win situation as it faces Puerto Rico today in the Group B stage of the 2014 Fiba World Cup in Seville, Spain.


  19. Basketball fame - and fortune - came to Wiggins at a young ageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    He is only 19 years old, but already the new face of the Timberwolves franchise possesses his own personal assistant, a $12 million-plus shoe contract before he ever signed to play in the NBA and, judging by the enthusiastic welcome he received last week at the Minnesota State Fair, quite a following.


  20. Pointed statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBA.com

    If there were any doubts that Spain is a legitimate threat to the U.S. National Team at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, the Spaniards erased them Monday night with a sound 82-63 beating of previously unbeaten Brazil in Group A play.