NBA

FIBA World Cup preview: USA, Spain, then who else can medal?

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — It should be USA/Spain for the gold, everyone else is playing for third.
  • New: 24 min ago

Official ‘Clipper’s Number 1 Fan’ on herself and Donald Sterling: ‘I’ll always feel it’s our team’

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Shelly Sterling, who's still tied to the Clippers, ensuring team can't move on from her husband
  • New: 1 hr 5 min ago

Pelicans’ coach sees Anthony Davis making big leap with Team USA

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Anthony Davis should lead the Pelicans to the playoffs, which would make Monty Williams feel safer.
  • New: 1 hr 40 min ago

Manny Pacquiao wants to sign Metta World Peace to his Filipino team

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — World Peace/Pandas Friend has already reached terms to play in China. Bidding war?
  • New: 2 hr 4 min ago

Jeff Green donates $1 million to Georgetown athletic department

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Celtics forward contributes money toward construction of building named for John Thompson Jr.
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Ty Lawson says not to sleep on Denver Nuggets

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — If the Nuggets stay healthy, they are again a playoff threat in the West.
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Cavaliers GM admits concerns about rim protection on defense

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Protecting the paint is the obvious Achilles heel of the Cavaliers, on paper anyway.
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2014 Basketball World Cup: 24 Players To Keep An Eye On

Sheridan Hoops (AJ Mitnick) — In years past, American’s have considered the Olympics to be the only relevant international basketball competition, with the other quadrennial tournament formerly known as the FIBA World Championship going largely unnoticed until Team USA embarrassed themselves in 2002, losing three times in Indianapolis and finishing sixth after never having lost with NBA players. The rest […]
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Tweet of the Night: Jared Dudley shows perfect way to deal with a troll, Kevin Durant shows stamp of approval

Sheridan Hoops (James Park) — When you’re a professional athlete (or anyone famous) with a countless number of people following you on twitter, there is always the challenge of dealing with faceless trolls on a daily basis. Take this tweet, for example. @JaredDudley619 @Ra5ik yo Jared, you’re fucking trash bruh. That’s why they traded your bum ass away lmao — Master […]
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First Cup: Friday

ESPN: TrueHoop (Nick Borges) — Chris Haynes of CSNNW.com: Damian Lillard is not out of the loop completely when it comes to his summer involvement with Team USA and FIBA World Cup competition in Spain. Prior to being left off of the final 12-man roster last week, the Portland Trail Blazers’ All-Star point guard was informed that there could be a possibility he’d be added to the roster if one of their players,...
  • New: 7 hr 8 min ago
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SH Blog: Kobe Bryant Wants To Model His Game After Paul Pierce, Speaks On Players He Respects

Sheridan Hoops (Esau Howard) — As a veteran of the game, Kobe Bryant has seen his fair share of players adapt over the years. It’s easy to see how he’s picked up on traits from his peers and also rivals in his quest to becoming the great player that he is today. Having recently turned 36 years old, and coming […]
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Kings rookie Nik Stauskus shares summer NBA experiences (VIDEO)

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Stauskas is thrilled to have finally made it to the NBA.
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Miami Heat top 10 plays of 2014 season (VIDEO)

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Wade and Bosh show they can get the job done now that LeBron has moved on.
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Tweet of the Day: Ben McLemore Is Bothered By Hello Kitty News

Sheridan Hoops (Michael Brumagin) — Hello Kitty has been around for 40 years, far longer than most of its fans have even been alive. It started as a character on a coin purse produced by Sanrio in Japan, circa 1974. Now, it is a pop-culture icon. It is everywhere: clothes, cartoons, etc.. The popularity of Hello Kitty reaches far beyond […]
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Tweet of the Day: Ben McLemore Bothered By Hello Kitty News

Sheridan Hoops (Michael Brumagin) — Hello Kitty has been around for 40 years, far longer than most of its fans have even been alive. It started as a character on a coin purse produced by Sanrio in Japan, circa 1974. Now, it is a pop-culture icon. It is everywhere: clothes, cartoons, etc.. The popularity of Hello Kitty reaches far beyond […]
  • 14 hr 53 min ago
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