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NBA.com
Despite sluggish shooting night, Team USA rolls to winCHICAGO — A miserable shooting night by both teams kept highlights to a minimum
Despite sluggish shooting night, Team USA rolls to win
NBA.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
CHICAGO — A miserable shooting night by both teams kept highlights to a minimum, but the USA Basketball men's national team beat Venezuela 80-45 Friday night at United Center. Heading into that final quarter, though, the teams had combined to shoot... Read more
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give me sport
Carmelo Anthony's five best Olympics performancesstage without dropping a game, the Redeem Team were edging closer to making goo
Carmelo Anthony's five best Olympics performances
give me sport / Posted 2 hours ago
stage without dropping a game, the Redeem Team were edging closer to making good on their promise to reclaim some pride in USA basketball and win another gold medal. Four years after their lowest point, the States had the chance to go full circle... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Day-day highlights of Rio Olympicsis expected to attempt to repeat as the men's 100 freestyle champion. Men's gym
Day-day highlights of Rio Olympics
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
is expected to attempt to repeat as the men's 100 freestyle champion. Men's gymnastics will hold its all-around final. Team USA basketball faces Australia (men) and Serbia (women). Thursday, Aug. 11 The last time that Phelps and Lochte will race... Read more
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NBA.com
Butler cautiously taking reins as new-look Bulls' leaderout of the visitors' dressing room at United Center like a number of his Venezu
Butler cautiously taking reins as new-look Bulls' leader
NBA.com / Posted 4 hours ago
out of the visitors' dressing room at United Center like a number of his Venezuelan teammates after their 80-45 loss to the USA Basketball men's national team Friday night. As we recall so vividly from the original Dream Team in 1992, international... Read more
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Bleacher Report
USA Basketball vs. Venezuela: Score, Highlights, Reaction from Showcaseand athleticism. Against Venezuela's undersized lineup, the center recorded ei
USA Basketball vs. Venezuela: Score, Highlights, Reaction from Showcase
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 hours ago
and athleticism. Against Venezuela's undersized lineup, the center recorded eight points, six rebounds and four blocks. USA Basketball showed one of his monster rejections from Friday: They also showed his most thunderous two points of the... Read more
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give me sport
Monty Williams shares heartbreaking story about coping with his wife's deathMonty Williams returns to the sidelines for Team USA Basketball | GiveMeSport
Monty Williams shares heartbreaking story about coping with his wife's death
give me sport / Posted 6 hours ago
Monty Williams returns to the sidelines for Team USA Basketball | GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Monty Williams returns to the sidelines for Team USA Basketball Football News Earlier this year, former Oklahoma City Thunder... Read more
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CBS Sports
Monty Williams to return to basketball in a role with SpursWilliams will get back into basketball next season, in either a front-office or
Monty Williams to return to basketball in a role with Spurs
CBS Sports / Posted 6 hours ago
Williams will get back into basketball next season, in either a front-office or coaching role for the San Antonio Spurs: USA Basketball assistant coach Monty Williams has been told he has a job waiting for him with the San Antonio Spurs next... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Five UConn grads start in exhibitionstarted former UConn stars Sue Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi
Five UConn grads start in exhibition
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 hours ago
started former UConn stars Sue Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi in the first two games in the USA Basketball Showcase and planned on doing the same against Canada. Knowing that those who have criticized the U.S.... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Five UConn grads start in exhibitionstarted former UConn stars Sue Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi
Five UConn grads start in exhibition
The Register Citizen / Posted 16 hours ago
started former UConn stars Sue Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi in the first two games in the USA Basketball Showcase and planned on doing the same against Canada. Knowing that those who have criticized the U.S.... Read more
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ESPN
UConn contingent carries U.S. women past Canadatelevision commentary -- were announced on court and received a standing ovatio
UConn contingent carries U.S. women past Canada
ESPN / Posted 17 hours ago
television commentary -- were announced on court and received a standing ovation. The fans here were well aware of their USA Basketball history: how the 1996 team trained together on a months-long tour and then took Atlanta by storm, winning the... Read more
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ESPN
Monty Williams expected to join SpursUSA Basketball assistant coach Monty Williams has been told he has a job waitin
Monty Williams expected to join Spurs
ESPN / Posted 18 hours ago
USA Basketball assistant coach Monty Williams has been told he has a job waiting for him with the San Antonio Spurs for next season and is expected to accept, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN that Williams -- who left the Oklahoma City... Read more
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NBA.com
Despite sluggish shooting night, Team USA rolls to winCHICAGO — A miserable shooting night by both teams kept highlights to a minimum
Despite sluggish shooting night, Team USA rolls to win
NBA.com / Posted 18 hours ago
CHICAGO — A miserable shooting night by both teams kept highlights to a minimum, but the USA Basketball men's national team beat Venezuela Friday night at United Center, 80-45. Heading into that final quarter, though, the teams had combined to shoot... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jeff Jacobs: At Olympics, Athletes' Voices Matterconcern and demonstrating passion in their beliefs. He was careful about anythi
Jeff Jacobs: At Olympics, Athletes' Voices Matter
Hartford Courant / Posted 19 hours ago
concern and demonstrating passion in their beliefs. He was careful about anything happening at the Olympics. "As far as USA Basketball is concerned, you know, that's a very delicate subject," Auriemma said. It was no less delicate when we... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Storm’s Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart bring timelessness, exuberance to U.S. Olympic teamaveraged 32.4 minutes per game for the Storm for 14 seasons. Or that she’s now
Storm’s Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart bring timelessness, exuberance to U.S. Olympic team
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
averaged 32.4 minutes per game for the Storm for 14 seasons. Or that she’s now 35, spending nearly two decades playing for USA Basketball. “The last year and a half, the focus and work that I had to put in for this, is probably more than my entire... Read more
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Mashable
How Carmelo Anthony grew up to become Captain AmericaU.S. from medal contention in 2004. Image: Elise Amendola/AP The 2004 Olympic
How Carmelo Anthony grew up to become Captain America
Mashable / Posted yesterday
U.S. from medal contention in 2004. Image: Elise Amendola/AP The 2004 Olympics in Athens were an unequivocal disaster for USA Basketball. The second half of the year 2004 was nearly as disastrous for Anthony. Never had the U.S. failed to win gold... Read more
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The News & Observer
Krzyzewki’s last U.S. job: Secure the future without him – DeCockand head coach Gregg Popovich of the 2017-20 USA National Team stand as the Ame
Krzyzewki’s last U.S. job: Secure the future without him – DeCock
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
and head coach Gregg Popovich of the 2017-20 USA National Team stand as the American national anthem is performed before a USA Basketball showcase exhibition game against Argentina at T-Mobile Arena on July 22 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Team USA PracticeThe women's USA Basketball team held practice Thursday at the New York Liberty'
Team USA Practice
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
The women's USA Basketball team held practice Thursday at the New York Liberty's practice facility in Tarrytown, New York. The team, which includes former UConn stars Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Breanna Stewart, and is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Harrison Barnes meets soccer stars from FC Bayernand DeMarcus Cousins kicked a soccer ball around with a few stars from soccer c
Harrison Barnes meets soccer stars from FC Bayern
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
and DeMarcus Cousins kicked a soccer ball around with a few stars from soccer club FC Bayern in a Vine video posted by USA Basketball. Barnes and Cousins met Bayern's Xabi Alonso, Franck Ribery and and Javi Martinez since both teams are in... Read more
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NBA.com
In U.S. quest for gold medal, Barnes looking from outsideAnd yet, if we found out he was packing a voodoo doll in his USA Basketball duf
In U.S. quest for gold medal, Barnes looking from outside
NBA.com / Posted yesterday
And yet, if we found out he was packing a voodoo doll in his USA Basketball duffel bag, could anyone really blame him? Just 24 years old, after four memorable seasons with the Golden State Warriors (one NBA championship, two trips to the Finals, a... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Riowhich caused him to miss most of the 2015 season. George's right tibia and fibu
Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
which caused him to miss most of the 2015 season. George's right tibia and fibula snapped on the court during the 2014 USA Basketball Showcase, stunning teammates and spectators alike. The NBA All-Star has made a full recovery and is expected... Read more
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NBC Miami
Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Riowhich caused him to miss most of the 2015 season. George's right tibia and fibu
Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
which caused him to miss most of the 2015 season. George's right tibia and fibula snapped on the court during the 2014 USA Basketball Showcase, stunning teammates and spectators alike. The NBA All-Star has made a full recovery and is expected... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
U.S. hoops golden partnership forged by Chicago guysCHICAGO — Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry
U.S. hoops golden partnership forged by Chicago guys
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
CHICAGO — Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their... Read more
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ESPN
Anthony has become the unlikely face of Team USAentire basketball life. Aside from the soon-to-be four Olympic appearances, Ant
Anthony has become the unlikely face of Team USA
ESPN / Posted yesterday
entire basketball life. Aside from the soon-to-be four Olympic appearances, Anthony won a silver medal in 2001 as part of USA Basketball's Youth Development Festival. He earned bronze medals in the 2004 Games and the 2006 World Championships. And... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there." Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony's town hall meeting with community... Read more
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NBA.com
In U.S. quest for gold medal, Barnes looking from outsideAnd yet, if we found out he was packing a voodoo doll in his USA Basketball duf
In U.S. quest for gold medal, Barnes looking from outside
NBA.com / Posted yesterday
And yet, if we found out he was packing a voodoo doll in his USA Basketball duffel bag, could anyone really blame him? Just 24 years old, after four memorable seasons with the Golden State Warriors (one NBA championship, two trips to the Finals, a... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Coach K Says Team USA Is Having "Too Much Fun"was surprised. And while most love the attempt and enjoy watching that kind of
Coach K Says Team USA Is Having "Too Much Fun"
Gossip on This! / Posted yesterday
was surprised. And while most love the attempt and enjoy watching that kind of ball, one person in particular didn’t. USA Basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski. Following the game, Coach K told the media he wasn’t too thrilled with the amount... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Men's basketball | Krzyzewski focused, not nostaglic, in last Olympicsin a short period for him to lapse into being sappy about the approaching end o
Men's basketball | Krzyzewski focused, not nostaglic, in last Olympics
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in a short period for him to lapse into being sappy about the approaching end of his remarkable coaching tenure with USA Basketball. As in his gold-medal successes with the 2008 and 2012 Olympic teams, and his triumphant World Cup and world... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC New York
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Chicago
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Washington
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Washington / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC San Diego
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Miami
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' GuysNearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo
US Hoops Partnership Forged by 'Lunch-Bucket' Guys
NBC Connecticut / Posted yesterday
Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Craig Sager will not cover Olympics due to leukemia treatmentto Rio in such condition, but Sager wanted to work because that’s who he is. H
Craig Sager will not cover Olympics due to leukemia treatment
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
to Rio in such condition, but Sager wanted to work because that’s who he is. His presence will certainly be missed during USA Basketball telecasts. Here’s hoping he finds a way back to Turner broadcasts for the MLB playoffs and NBA season. – – –... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Are there too many former UConn players on the U.S. women’s basketball team?Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi are announced as starters for
Are there too many former UConn players on the U.S. women’s basketball team?
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi are announced as starters for the third straight exhibition game in the USA Basketball Showcase. With that in mind, just what would happen if the 12-member U.S. team truly consisted only of UConn... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there." Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony's town hall meeting with community... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there." Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony's town hall meeting with community... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Are there too many former UConn players on the U.S. women’s basketball team?Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi are announced as starters for
Are there too many former UConn players on the U.S. women’s basketball team?
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
Bird, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi are announced as starters for the third straight exhibition game in the USA Basketball Showcase. With that in mind, just what would happen if the 12-member U.S. team truly consisted only of UConn... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there." Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony's town hall meeting with community... Read more
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Salon.com
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there.” Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony’s town hall meeting with community... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activismit more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the
Seimone Augustus proud of WNBA player activism
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
it more proactive for the officers to be there in the communities to shrink the divide that is there." Augustus and her USA Basketball teammates spent time Monday in Los Angeles as part of Carmelo Anthony's town hall meeting with community... Read more
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Philly.com
Wright's USA Basketball connections could mean big things for his futureLas Vegas earlier this month, Jay Wright hustled from coaches meetings to team
Wright's USA Basketball connections could mean big things for his future
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Las Vegas earlier this month, Jay Wright hustled from coaches meetings to team meals to practices with the power people in USA Basketball, and not once did he experience a moment alone with the most powerful of them all. Wright spent those seven... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guysCHICAGO (AP) - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guys
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guysCHICAGO - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guys
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their... Read more
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KTVN Reno
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guysCHICAGO (AP) - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss
US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guys
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their... Read more
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Salon.com
US hoops golden partnership forged by ‘lunch-bucket’ guysCHICAGO (AP) — Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss
US hoops golden partnership forged by ‘lunch-bucket’ guys
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there’s plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their... Read more
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