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Sun-Sentinel
Heat add undrafted VCU defensive specialist Briante Weber; only one spot remains for campThe Miami Heat are on the verge of having a lone roster spot available for trai
Heat add undrafted VCU defensive specialist Briante Weber; only one spot remains for camp
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
The Miami Heat are on the verge of having a lone roster spot available for training camp, with an agreement pending with undrafted Virginia Commonwealth guard Briante Weber. Weber will become the 19th player under contract to the Heat, with NBA... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat guarantee Whiteside salary for season; contract future still complexThe Miami Heat have established clarity with center Hassan Whiteside when it co
Heat guarantee Whiteside salary for season; contract future still complex
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The Miami Heat have established clarity with center Hassan Whiteside when it comes to his contract for the coming season. What follows, however, remains complex. The Sun Sentinel has confirmed that rather than make the emerging center wait through a... Read more
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The News & Observer
French/West/Vaughan boosts business with deals | News & Observer September 2, 2015 Agency acquires 50 percent stake of si
French/West/Vaughan boosts business with deals
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer September 2, 2015 Agency acquires 50 percent stake of six-person New York agency Deal gives French/West “a Hispanic capability Also... Read more
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ESPN FC
Chelsea confident on Paul Pogba and John Stones movesThe ESPN FC crew discuss Everton's John Stones and believe that Everton can get
Chelsea confident on Paul Pogba and John Stones moves
ESPN FC / Posted 2 days ago
The ESPN FC crew discuss Everton's John Stones and believe that Everton can get more value by selling Stones to Chelsea and using the money from the transfer to bolster their squad. As always, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Legal analysis of the suit against Derrick Rose: "Lawsuit has unnecessary sexual details" and raises serious questionsChicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose (right) sits on the bench with Chicago B
Legal analysis of the suit against Derrick Rose: "Lawsuit has unnecessary sexual details" and raises serious questions
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose (right) sits on the bench with Chicago Bulls small forward Luol Deng, during the second half of their against the Brooklyn Nets game at Barclay Center, in Brooklyn, New York, on Saturday, Apr 20, 2013. (Nuccio... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat's Deng meets with Obama about future of Deng's native South SudanAmong Miami Heat players conspicuously absent from the team's informal offseaso
Heat's Deng meets with Obama about future of Deng's native South Sudan
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Among Miami Heat players conspicuously absent from the team's informal offseason workouts has been Luol Deng. For good reason. He instead has been tirelessly this summer trying to make his native part the world a better place. Friday, that activism... Read more
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101 Great Goals
Miami Heat star Luol Deng hopes Arsenal sign Karim Benzema (Like most Arsenal fans, Miami Heat star Luol Deng acknowledges that the Premier
Miami Heat star Luol Deng hopes Arsenal sign Karim Benzema (
101 Great Goals / Posted 7 days ago
Like most Arsenal fans, Miami Heat star Luol Deng acknowledges that the Premier League side are a stellar signing short of looking like title challengers. Gary Neville feels that reinforcements should be made in the centre of the park, but it’s not... Read more
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Market Watch
London’s alternative cash turns shoppers into activistsWhen the creators of the Brixton Pound emblazoned a banknote with David Bowie’s
London’s alternative cash turns shoppers into activists
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
When the creators of the Brixton Pound emblazoned a banknote with David Bowie’s likeness, it sent a message: This currency is cool, alternative and — like the rock star — local. The Brixton currency, which circulates in the neighborhood in southwest... Read more
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BBC News
South Sudan businesses struggle in a 'war economy'Image caption The conflict has led to a sharp increase in the cost of living S
South Sudan businesses struggle in a 'war economy'
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Image caption The conflict has led to a sharp increase in the cost of living South Sudan has what many business people describe as a "war economy", as they battle to keep their companies afloat as a result of the brutal conflict which broke out... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat turn August into bonding exercise, early team photoThe Miami Heat may have gotten ahead of themselves a bit, but the team's inform
Heat turn August into bonding exercise, early team photo
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
The Miami Heat may have gotten ahead of themselves a bit, but the team's informal workout sessions in California on Tuesday night essentially led to 9/15ths of a team photo. The photo posted on the Instagram accounts of Dwyane Wade, Hassan Whiteside... Read more
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soccernews
Arsenal a player away from dominance - NBA star DengTwo-time NBA all-star Luol Deng believes Arsenal are a player away from becomin
Arsenal a player away from dominance - NBA star Deng
soccernews / Posted 9 days ago
Two-time NBA all-star Luol Deng believes Arsenal are a player away from becoming dominant in the Premier League. Miami Heat forward Deng represented the United Kingdom at the 2012 Olympic Games, having spent part of his youth in the country after... Read more
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Bleacher Report
How Whiteside Is Changing the NBAHassan Whiteside isn't like most D-League call-ups. But with the growth of the
How Whiteside Is Changing the NBA
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
Hassan Whiteside isn't like most D-League call-ups. But with the growth of the NBA's lower division and the Miami Heat's stroke of genius in calling up Whiteside, there could be many more like him down the line. Not so much shot-swatting,... Read more
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SportingNews
Can Justise Winslow and Hassan Whiteside keep the Heat relevant?The Heat took a large risk on Goran Dragic before last season's trade deadline.
Can Justise Winslow and Hassan Whiteside keep the Heat relevant?
SportingNews / Posted 17 days ago
The Heat took a large risk on Goran Dragic before last season's trade deadline. While they didn't part ways with any immediate assets, trading two future first round picks, one of which is unprotected, for a possible one-year rental put pressure on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fuba League UnpluggedWhen the Junior NBA-FUBA League was opened on May 31 at the MTN Arena, Lugogo,
Fuba League Unplugged
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
When the Junior NBA-FUBA League was opened on May 31 at the MTN Arena, Lugogo, Edward Ssekandi, the Vice President of Uganda made only one appeal to the participating schools: to embrace the project in order to develop basketball talent in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Luol Deng Pushes for More Sports Facilities in AfricaKampala — Miami Heat small forward Luol Deng has called upon Africa to develop
Luol Deng Pushes for More Sports Facilities in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Kampala — Miami Heat small forward Luol Deng has called upon Africa to develop facilities if they are to catch up with the rest of the world in promoting elite basketball talent. "The journey to NBA is a very difficult one for everyone but of course... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pursue Your Dreams, Deng Tells Ugandan YoungstersEntebbe — Two-time NBA All-Star and Miami Heat forward Luol Deng has called on
Pursue Your Dreams, Deng Tells Ugandan Youngsters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Entebbe — Two-time NBA All-Star and Miami Heat forward Luol Deng has called on Ugandan junior basketball players to keep focused as they pursue their dreams. Deng was speaking after his arrival at Entebbe Airport on Friday afternoon, where he was... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk
Jimmy Butler: “I’m a point guard”Since signing a five-year, $94 million extension with the Bulls in July, Jimmy
Jimmy Butler: “I’m a point guard”
NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk / Posted 20 days ago
Since signing a five-year, $94 million extension with the Bulls in July, Jimmy Butler has made a lot of noise about being the leader of the team. He certainly assumed that mantle last year, when he made his first career All-Star appearance and won... Read more
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NBA.com
The Middle 10: Teams prep for seismic summer of '16A billion dollars in the first 24 hours, spread across the NBA, from coast to c
The Middle 10: Teams prep for seismic summer of '16
NBA.com / Posted 21 days ago
A billion dollars in the first 24 hours, spread across the NBA, from coast to coast. It was a spending spree the likes of which no one had ever seen or in which no one had ever participated. And it was a mere dress rehearsal for what will happen in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Floyd Mayweather watches NBA stars in Las VegasFloyd Mayweather watches NBA stars at USA Basketball showcase in Las Vegas The
Floyd Mayweather watches NBA stars in Las Vegas
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Floyd Mayweather watches NBA stars at USA Basketball showcase in Las Vegas The boxer saw Team White defeat Team Blue 134-128 in showcase Team USA held their mini-camp in Las Vegas this week Mayweather preparing for Andre Berto fight on September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA Coaches to Inspire Basketball YoungstersTop coaches from America's NBA are in the country to equip young basketball pla
NBA Coaches to Inspire Basketball Youngsters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Top coaches from America's NBA are in the country to equip young basketball players with fundamentals of basketball as well as life skills under the renowned Giants of Africa programme. Started by Toronto Raptors' general manager, Masai Ujiri in... Read more
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New Kerala
Miami Heat's Luol Deng to grace Uganda's basketball event NBA star Luol Deng, playing for Miami Heat, is expected to arrive in Uganda o
Miami Heat's Luol Deng to grace Uganda's basketball event
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
NBA star Luol Deng, playing for Miami Heat, is expected to arrive in Uganda on Friday to grace the final of the FUBA Jr. NBA League final. "We are expecting Deng to fly in on Friday ahead of... Read more
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Daily Mail
NBA schedule 2015-16: Warriors and Cavaliers feature on opening nightNBA schedule 2015-16: Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers feature on
NBA schedule 2015-16: Warriors and Cavaliers feature on opening night
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
NBA schedule 2015-16: Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers feature on opening night of the season Golden State Warriors have a home game to start title defence Stephen Curry's side will face New Orleans Pelicans on October 27 Cleveland... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Bull Luol Deng lists Northbrook mansion for $2.8 millionFormer Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng late Wednesday listed his seven-bedroom,
Former Bull Luol Deng lists Northbrook mansion for $2.8 million
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Former Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng late Wednesday listed his seven-bedroom, 10,100-square-foot mansion in Northbrook for $2.8 million. A Sudanese native and a two-time All-Star, Deng, 30, played for the Bulls from 2004 until January 2014, when... Read more
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NBA.com
Tune into the Top 20 (21) games to watch in 2015-161. L.A. Clippers at Mavericks, Nov. 11. DeAndre Jordan addresses the media on
Tune into the Top 20 (21) games to watch in 2015-16
NBA.com / Posted 23 days ago
1. L.A. Clippers at Mavericks, Nov. 11. DeAndre Jordan addresses the media on his free agency and why he stayed with the Clippers. Booooooooo!!! Mark Cuban needs to bring in ring announcer Michael Buffer for this heavyweight battle of emotions. If... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deng for Junior LeagueKampala — Basketball superstar Luol Deng will be the guest of honour as Mashari
Deng for Junior League
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Kampala — Basketball superstar Luol Deng will be the guest of honour as Mashariki Pelicans and KISU Bucks clash in the final of the Junior NBA Fuba League due Saturday at Lugogo. "We received confirmation this week and are expecting him to arrive... Read more
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NBA.com
The Middle 10: Teams prep for seismic summer of '16A billion dollars in the first 24 hours, spread across the NBA, from coast to c
The Middle 10: Teams prep for seismic summer of '16
NBA.com / Posted 25 days ago
A billion dollars in the first 24 hours, spread across the NBA, from coast to coast. It was a spending spree the likes of which no one had ever seen or in which no one had ever participated. And it was a mere dress rehearsal for what will happen in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farouq - Kano Boy On Afrobasket, NBA MissionD'Tigers and Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Amin Farouq says he's hoping to
Farouq - Kano Boy On Afrobasket, NBA Mission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
D'Tigers and Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Amin Farouq says he's hoping to make history with the national team and his club in the next couple of months by lifting the forthcoming Afrobasket title and the his first NBA title. Farouq who is an... Read more
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SportingNews
Luol Deng: South Sudan court among 'most memorable' accomplishmentsFor its entire existence, South Sudan has had to prioritize battlegrounds over
Luol Deng: South Sudan court among 'most memorable' accomplishments
SportingNews / Posted 26 days ago
For its entire existence, South Sudan has had to prioritize battlegrounds over ballgames. With independence in 2011 came civil war in the winter of 2013. A day after the outbreak of battle, Luol Deng led the Bulls in scoring with 26 points in a loss... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
Cavaliers remain singular target in EastThe long-held belief had been that in order to be the best, you had to be built
Cavaliers remain singular target in East
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 27 days ago
The long-held belief had been that in order to be the best, you had to be built to beat the best. So you strategized with Jordan Rules, added bulk to contend with the beef of Shaq, worked to solve the riddle of Phil Jackson's triangle. But what the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Can Beasley work himself back into the NBA?Q: Ira, am I the only one who still thinks Michael Beasley is worth a spot? I t
Can Beasley work himself back into the NBA?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Q: Ira, am I the only one who still thinks Michael Beasley is worth a spot? I think given that Luol Deng and Justise Winslow are great halfcourt-, defensive-minded players, that an athletic small forward is what we are lacking. Yes, Beasley didn't... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Heat's Deng makes his points in Africa: 'A huge step forward'The next goal is to create meaningful moments for the Miami Heat, meaningful pl
Heat's Deng makes his points in Africa: 'A huge step forward'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
The next goal is to create meaningful moments for the Miami Heat, meaningful playoff moments, after his first season with the team produced only a lottery finish. But for Luol Deng, what transpired Saturday in South Africa made the start of the... Read more
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NBA.com
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school conceptBack in the day, Joe "The Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dom
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school concept
NBA.com / Posted 29 days ago
Back in the day, Joe "The Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominated New York's hardcourts. They were kings of the Rucker League, more than holding their own against the likes of Julius Erving and Tiny Archibald. The Destroyer and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NBA Teams That Can Take Next Step with One More DealPhoenix Suns fans probably aren't eager to part ways with their young talent, s
NBA Teams That Can Take Next Step with One More Deal
Bleacher Report / Posted 30 days ago
Phoenix Suns fans probably aren't eager to part ways with their young talent, some of which advanced to the championship game at the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League last month. It's an impressive group that includes swingmen T.J. Warren, Archie Goodwin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farouq Happy to Play Nba Africa GameNigeria's D'Tigers and Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu says he felt bless
Farouq Happy to Play Nba Africa Game
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Nigeria's D'Tigers and Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu says he felt blessed to have taken part in the first-ever NBA game on African soil which was played on Saturday in Johannesburg, South Africa. The special game was part of the NBA's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Olympic glory close for African basketball, says NBA veteranNigerian-born Olajuwon, 52, was part of the convoy of stars in the country to p
Olympic glory close for African basketball, says NBA veteran
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted a month ago
Nigerian-born Olajuwon, 52, was part of the convoy of stars in the country to promote the game. He made a surprise cameo appearance in the first-ever NBA game held in Africa on Saturday. He won two NBA championships during his time with the Houston... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaBasketball (And The NBA) Try To Find Fans In South Africa Motlapule Mofokeng m
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 1 months ago
Basketball (And The NBA) Try To Find Fans In South Africa Motlapule Mofokeng missed his chance to see the biggest professional basketball game ever played in South Africa on Saturday. Tickets sold out in less than an hour for the NBA's All-Star Team... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Basketball (And The NBA) Try To Find Fans In South AfricaMotlapule Mofokeng missed his chance to see the biggest professional basketball
Basketball (And The NBA) Try To Find Fans In South Africa
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
Motlapule Mofokeng missed his chance to see the biggest professional basketball game ever played in South Africa on Saturday. Tickets sold out in less than an hour for the NBA's All-Star Team Africa vs. Team World game in Johannesburg. Fortunately,... Read more
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NBA.com
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school conceptBack in the day, Joe "the Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dom
Hoops tournament gives fresh life to an old-school concept
NBA.com / Posted 1 months ago
Back in the day, Joe "the Destroyer" Hammond and Richard "Pee Wee" Kirkland dominated New York's hardcourts. They were kings of the Rucker League, more than holding their own against the likes of Julius Erving and Tiny Archibald. The Destroyer and... Read more
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The New Age
Basketball poised for growth in AfricaFollowing a successful hosting of the first NBA Africa game at Ellis Park arena
Basketball poised for growth in Africa
The New Age / Posted 1 months ago
Following a successful hosting of the first NBA Africa game at Ellis Park arena on Saturday, the future looks bright for basketball on the continent. Kenneth Faried who turned out for Team America and displayed his trademark slam-dunking ability on... Read more
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The New Age
Emotional scenes as South Sudan gains Olympic statusWith an Olympic flag draped around his neck, the official from South Sudan coul
Emotional scenes as South Sudan gains Olympic status
The New Age / Posted 1 months ago
With an Olympic flag draped around his neck, the official from South Sudan couldn’t contain his emotion. Moments after his war-torn country was officially recognized by the IOC on Sunday, Tong Chor Malke Deran wiped tears from his eyes and later... Read more
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Washington Post
Emotional scenes as South Sudan gains Olympic statusSouth Sudan Secretary General of the Olympic Committee Tong Chor Malek Deran sp
Emotional scenes as South Sudan gains Olympic status
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
South Sudan Secretary General of the Olympic Committee Tong Chor Malek Deran speaks at a press conference at the 128th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015. South Sudan received official... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat's Deng makes his points in Africa: 'A huge step forward'The next goal is to create meaningful moments for the Miami Heat, meaningful pl
Heat's Deng makes his points in Africa: 'A huge step forward'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
The next goal is to create meaningful moments for the Miami Heat, meaningful playoff moments, after his first season with the team produced only a lottery finish. But for Luol Deng, what transpired Saturday in South Africa made the start of the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Team World win first NBA match in AfricaEight-time NBA All-Star and captain of Team World, Chris Paul (2nd L) looks on
Team World win first NBA match in Africa
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 1 months ago
Eight-time NBA All-Star and captain of Team World, Chris Paul (2nd L) looks on as Bradley Beal (R) takes a shot during a training session in Johannesburg, July 31, 2015, ahead of an exhibition match on Saturday. Photo by Siphiwe Sibeko,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NBA in Africa? 'Stay tuned' for regular-season gameThe NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expect
NBA in Africa? 'Stay tuned' for regular-season game
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
The NBA is in Africa for an exhibition, and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects more important games to come. "Stay tuned," Silver said Thursday as 20 NBA stars, including Pau Gasol, Chris Paul and Luol Deng, prepare to play at a small arena in... Read more
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NBA.com
A victory for all in AfricaBut first came the game before the game. And this one was far more competitive.
A victory for all in Africa
NBA.com / Posted 1 months ago
But first came the game before the game. And this one was far more competitive. Hakeem Olajuwon and Dikembe Mutombo, the greatest players Africa ever produced, were asked by league organizers to come out of retirement and make a cameo in the... Read more
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NBA.com
A victory for all in AfricaBut first came the game before the game. And this one was far more competitive.
A victory for all in Africa
NBA.com / Posted 1 months ago
But first came the game before the game. And this one was far more competitive. Hakeem Olajuwon and Dikembe Mutombo, the greatest players Africa ever produced, were asked by league organizers to come out of retirement and make a cameo in the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
NBA brings the stars to Africa – but can basketball compete with soccer?Luol Deng has been a child refugee, played on the biggest stages of the NBA and
NBA brings the stars to Africa – but can basketball compete with soccer?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
Luol Deng has been a child refugee, played on the biggest stages of the NBA and met Barack Obama at the White House. And on Sunday he heads to war-torn South Sudan to visit his family. Yet it was the prospect of appearing before a few thousand people... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Team World win first NBA match in AfricaJOHANNESBURG - National Basketball Association (NBA) stars played in Africa for
Team World win first NBA match in Africa
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
JOHANNESBURG - National Basketball Association (NBA) stars played in Africa for the first time Saturday with a stirring final-quarter comeback giving Team World a 101-97 victory over Team Africa in Johannesburg. NBA Team World's US captain Chris... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pau Gasol on Bulls' chances: 'We have a great opportunity'Just more than three weeks after turning 35, the excitement in Pau Gasol’s voic
Pau Gasol on Bulls' chances: 'We have a great opportunity'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Just more than three weeks after turning 35, the excitement in Pau Gasol’s voice can be heard across several time zones. “We have a great opportunity. We have a very strong team,” Gasol said of next season’s Bulls. “… We can build on what we had... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Paul, Deng Shine in First NBA Africa GameIn the first-ever NBA game on the continent of Africa, Team World overcame a 20
Paul, Deng Shine in First NBA Africa Game
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
In the first-ever NBA game on the continent of Africa, Team World overcame a 20-point deficit to defeat Team Africa 101-97 at Ellis Park in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Saturday. The Manute Bol Most Valuable Player award was shared by Team World... Read more
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