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  1. Leonsis, Wizards consider St. Elizabeths site for practice facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... agent market looking for talent. Among the players that might be available is four-time NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant, a native of Seat Pleasant - seven miles from St. Elizabeths - whom the Wizards are hotly pursuing . "It's a huge recruiting ...

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  2. Sports briefs TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... miss all of next season. Embiid underwent bone-graft surgery similar to the procedure that Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant had in May. The former Kansas standout missed what would have been his rookie season after he had surgery in June 2014 to ...

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  3. Donnovan BennettStar Gazing: Projecting Team USA's 2016 RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Sportsnet.ca

    ... who can struggle defensively. Harden can't play without the ball, which Westbrook is accustomed to playing with Kevin Durant. Westbrook is rewarded for his level of intensity as during stretches last year he was the most dominant player in the NBA. ...

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  4. Basketball: Selecting a 12-man roster for Rio Olympics won't be easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... but made time to fly in for one day, throw on a No. 27 practice jersey and run through some non-contact drills. Kevin Durant showed up four months after having bone-graft surgery on his right foot with the hope of regaining his rhythm and status ...

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  5. US men's basketball looks ready after minicampRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and I just think it's fantastic." A series of player withdrawals before the Basketball World Cup, most notably Kevin Durant, and the Americans' first serious injury with Paul George's broken leg - Colangelo called it a tragedy - left some wondering ...

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  6. Selecting a 12-man roster for Rio Olympics wona t be easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    From left, Stephen Curry, Chris Paul and Kevin Durant are likely to make the U.S. roster for the 2016 Olympics. The vast power of USA Basketball was evident this past week by the volume of top talent that showed up in Las Vegas for a mandatory mini-camp.

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  7. The hype around Louisiana State University star Ben Simmons is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... with" LeBron James, has Shaquille O'Neal "looking out for me" and has also met with or played on Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, James Harden and Anthony Davis. When Simmons signed up to attend Louisiana State University, with whom he is touring ...

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  8. Here's The Deal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | NBA.com

    ... the scrimmage "voluntary," some of the program's biggest names - LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Dwight Howard, Carmelo Anthony and a dozen others - opted out. In fact, four NBA players were ...

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  9. Olympics: U.S. men's basketball looking far into futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... and I just think it's fantastic." A series of player withdrawals before the Basketball World Cup, most notably Kevin Durant, and the Americans' first serious injury with Paul George's broken leg - Colangelo called it a tragedy - left some wondering ...

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  10. Kobe Bryant absolutely deserves a spot on Team USA for the 2016 Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... to America in basketball. To those I point to a potential starting five of Russell Westbrook , James Harden , Kevin Durant , LeBron James and Anthony Davis , or some other iteration of the greatest the game has to offer. Look, I'll be the first to ...

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  11. Coach K ahead of Rio Olympics: USA will win 'unless we screw up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Sporting News

    ... an intrasquad scrimmage that featured 20 of the top players from the NBA, none of whom were named LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Anthony Davis or Stephen Curry. However, those big names will be on the roster when Rio rolls around, priming USA ...

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  12. US men's basketball looks ready for Rio after minicampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Erie Times News

    ... and I just think it's fantastic." A series of player withdrawals before the Basketball World Cup, most notably Kevin Durant, and the Americans' first serious injury with Paul George's broken leg "' Colangelo called it a tragedy "' left some ...

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  13. Floyd Mayweather watches NBA stars at USA Basketball showcase in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Daily Mail

    ... game between some of the top stars from the NBA at Team USA's mini-camp in the Nevada desert. LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry all sat out the match after taking part in practice sessions earlier in the week. Kawhi Leonard (left) and ...

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  14. Ten years in, Colangelo's Team USA vision realizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | ABC News

    The tenor of Team USA's push toward the 2016 Rio Olympics was set on Wednesday afternoon by the player running around the Mendenhall Center floor in a blue, No. 27 jersey.

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  15. Could Kobe Really Play in the 2016 Olympics?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Forum Blue & Gold

    The best American born players gathered in the desert as Team USA held it's annual summer mini-camp this week in Las Vegas. From LeBron James to Kevin Durant to Steph Curry, the game's elite showed out to practice and throw their names in the hat as potential participants in next summer's Olympics being held in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

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  16. Friedell: Players buying into Team USA's cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | ESPN

    Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009.

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  17. Team White beats Team Blue 134-128Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NBA.com

    ... the scrimmage "voluntary," some of the program's biggest names - LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Dwight Howard, Carmelo Anthony and a dozen others - opted out. In fact, four NBA players were ...

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  18. 2015 USA Basketball Showcase Additional QuotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | USA Basketball

    ... then. Q: After what happened to Paul George last year, what did you say to some of the big guys like LeBron and Kevin Durant that kept them still a part of the program? commitment. It was a tragedy in terms of what took place, but out of adversity, ...

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  19. Kevin DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    Kevin Durant realized how quickly he could be forgotten on a social media clock that buries memories with the quickness of a scroll down a Twitter timeline. Only a year removed from winning his first most valuable player award, Durant felt the first injury-marred campaign of his career left him lost under a barrage of Stephen Curry circus shots, James Harden stirred pots and LeBron James hometown rescue plots.

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  20. A Year After George's Injury, US Set For Another ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | CBS Local

    ... it kind of puts you in this mood where you don't want to play basketball," U.S. forward Anthony Davis said. Kevin Durant would soon withdraw from the Basketball World Cup, the losses of those two players leaving the Americans without what was ...

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