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Peoria Journal Star
Basketball's rapid growth in Canada attributed to former, current Tournament of Champions starsis different than in the United States. The prep level, and even earlier, plays
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 31 minutes ago
is different than in the United States. The prep level, and even earlier, plays under International Basketball Federation (FIBA) rules, which includes a 24-second shot clock. “It’s more based on spacing and that kind of thing, whereas you get to... Read more
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Island Packet
US tops Puerto Rico in World Cup qualifying opener, 85-78gave the U.S. the lead, and a 22-12 burst in the fourth decided things. "Those
Island Packet / Posted 45 minutes ago
gave the U.S. the lead, and a 22-12 burst in the fourth decided things. "Those of our players that have played in a FIBA game, I think knew what to expect," U.S. coach Jeff Van Gundy said. "But those that had not played in a FIBA game, it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Team USA overcomes Puerto Rico, takes World Cup basketball opener at UCFand beat Puerto Rico 85-78 on Thursday night at UCF’s CFE Arena. The game bega
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
and beat Puerto Rico 85-78 on Thursday night at UCF’s CFE Arena. The game began the qualifying process for the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China. The USA dominated the boards, finishing with a 44-26 rebounding edge. It also held advantages in... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Tissot comes on board 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018partnership adds on to Tissot’s other timekeeping partnerships over the years s
Marketing Interactive / Posted 3 hours ago
partnership adds on to Tissot’s other timekeeping partnerships over the years such as basketball with the NBA and FIBA, cycling with the Tour de France and the UCI World Cycling Championships. It also signed partnerships in motorsports... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Persons of Interest: Canada's FIBA World Cup qualifier rosterOn Friday Canada’s men’s basketball team will begin its quest to qualify for th
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 hours ago
On Friday Canada’s men’s basketball team will begin its quest to qualify for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup in China, a key step that will help determine qualifying nations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games basketball tournament. Canada tips off... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chot chooses Gilas veteransJayson Castro. Photo from Fiba.com Gilas Pilipinas takes the first step in its
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
Jayson Castro. Photo from Fiba.com Gilas Pilipinas takes the first step in its bid to return to the World Cup on Friday, clashing with Japan in Tokyo with a roster coach Chot Reyes feels is suited to defeat the Japanese on the road. After close to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Jordan Clarkson not with Gilas–here’s whyCALIFORNIA—Gilas Pilipinas faces Japan in Tokyo on Friday at the start of quali
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
CALIFORNIA—Gilas Pilipinas faces Japan in Tokyo on Friday at the start of qualifying play for the 2019 Fiba World Cup. A field of 80 countries from four geographical zones are vying for 31 open slots in the tournament alongside... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gilas opens WC quest vs JapanPhilippines — Gilas Pilipinas hopes to keep its mastery of Japan as the Philipp
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Philippines — Gilas Pilipinas hopes to keep its mastery of Japan as the Philippines takes on the host team at the start the FIBA Asia World Cup qualifier at the Komazawa Gymnasium in Tokyo tonight. A potent mix of youth and experience, the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Spring, summer hoops coming to Meridian Centrefive on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play fo
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
five on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play four 10-minute quarters and play under strict FIBA (International Basketball Federation) rules. The River Lions play four 12-minute quarters with a hybrid of FIBA... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Spring, summer hoops coming to Meridian Centrefive on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play fo
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 13 hours ago
five on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play four 10-minute quarters and play under strict FIBA (International Basketball Federation) rules. The River Lions play four 12-minute quarters with a hybrid of FIBA... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Spring, summer hoops coming to Meridian Centrefive on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play fo
Welland Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
five on the east coast. One other distinct difference is the CEBL will play four 10-minute quarters and play under strict FIBA (International Basketball Federation) rules. The River Lions play four 12-minute quarters with a hybrid of FIBA... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Reyes names Gilas’ Final 12 for Fiba tiltNATIONAL team coach Chot Reyes named the final 12-man line-up for the Philippin
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 hours ago
NATIONAL team coach Chot Reyes named the final 12-man line-up for the Philippines’ upcoming campaign in the 2017 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers. As expected, naturalized import Andray Blatche leads the pack. He will be joined by seasoned Gilas veterans... Read more
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The Manila Times
Gilas faces Japan in Asian Qualifiers openerbegins its quest to enter the World Cup as it battles Japan today at the start
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
begins its quest to enter the World Cup as it battles Japan today at the start of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Asian Qualifiers at the Komozawa Olympic Park in Tokyo, Japan. Game begins 7 p.m. Manila time. Gilas head coach Chot... Read more
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Canberra Times
Damian Martin overcomes finger scare to join Australian Boomers in FIBA World Cup qualifierstime to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
time to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he could fly with the Boomers for their first FIBA World Cup qualifier against Chinese Taipei on Friday night. Damian Martin popped his finger while playing for Perth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
1º De Agosto Champions League Title Results From Determination— Determination, discipline and hard work are the key factors behind 1º de Agos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
— Determination, discipline and hard work are the key factors behind 1º de Agosto's conquest of the third title reached at FIBA Africa Women's Champion Clubs Cup. This information is contained in a press release from the National Defence Ministry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Carlos Morais Confident in Angola's FIBA World Championship QualificationLuanda — The shooting guard Carlos Morais said on Tuesday that he is confident
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Luanda — The shooting guard Carlos Morais said on Tuesday that he is confident that Angola will qualify for the 2019 FIBA World Basketball Championship, whose qualifying campaign kicks off on November 24-26, in Luanda. Speaking to ANGOP after a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Quest for ticket to FIBA World Cup begins for GilasMANILA, Philippines – Gilas Pilipinas looks to reassert mastery of Japan as the
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Gilas Pilipinas looks to reassert mastery of Japan as the Philippine quintet starts chase of a FIBA World Cup berth in taking on Team Nippon before an expected packed crowd at the Komazawa Gymnasium in Tokyo Friday night. A... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bullets veteran says knee will be peachy keenknee that suffered a micro fracture last season which wiped out the back-end of
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
knee that suffered a micro fracture last season which wiped out the back-end of the campaign for the tough forward. The FIBA World Cup qualifying window has put the NBL on hold this weekend and the break in play has come at a good time for... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fajardo vows to do his best for GilasMost Valuable Player is challenging himself to perform at his best in the first
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 hours ago
Most Valuable Player is challenging himself to perform at his best in the first leg of the Asian qualifiers for the 2019 Fiba World Cup, Ete he will pair up with naturalized center Andray Blatche to provide Gilas Pilipinas a vaunted twin tower... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Blatche, Fajardo banner 12-man Gilas roster vs Japan— Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes bared the names of players who will sui
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 hours ago
— Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes bared the names of players who will suit up in their clash against Japan in the FIBA World Asian Qualifiers on Friday. In a Facebook live session, Reyes said the lineup will only be for the Japan... Read more
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The Age
Damian Martin overcomes finger scare to join Australian Boomers in FIBA World Cup qualifierstime to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he
The Age / Posted 23 hours ago
time to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he could fly with the Boomers for their first FIBA World Cup qualifier against Chinese Taipei on Friday night. Damian Martin popped his finger while playing for Perth... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Damian Martin overcomes finger scare to join Australian Boomers in FIBA World Cup qualifierstime to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
time to get the finger scanned the next day and earn a medical clearance so he could fly with the Boomers for their first FIBA World Cup qualifier against Chinese Taipei on Friday night. Damian Martin popped his finger while playing for Perth... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Boomers to bust Taipei openAUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says the chemistry forged during the undefeated
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
AUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says the chemistry forged during the undefeated FIBA Asia Cup campaign will be priceless when the Boomers start the long and gruelling road to basketball’s 2019 World Cup on Friday night. Chinese Taipei will host the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Boomers to bust Taipei openAUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says the chemistry forged during the undefeated
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
AUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says the chemistry forged during the undefeated FIBA Asia Cup campaign will be priceless when the Boomers start the long and gruelling road to basketball’s 2019 World Cup on Friday night. Chinese Taipei will host the... Read more
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News.com.au
Boomers to bust Taipei openTokyo. Chris GouldingSource:Getty Images AUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Tokyo. Chris GouldingSource:Getty Images AUSTRALIAN coach Andrej Lemanis says the chemistry forged during the undefeated FIBA Asia Cup campaign will be priceless when the Boomers start the long and gruelling road to basketball’s 2019 World Cup on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Blatche, Fajardo, Castro lead Gilas roster vs Japanwill spearhead Gilas Pilipinas it its opening assignment against Japan in the f
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
will spearhead Gilas Pilipinas it its opening assignment against Japan in the first leg of the Asian qualifiers of the 2019 Fiba World Cup. Coach Chot Reyes bared his 12-man roster on Thursday on the eve of the Philippine team’s clash against the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ravena, Alas ready to step up for Gilas in Romeo’s absenceCastro. Fortunately, Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas are raring to contribute for
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Castro. Fortunately, Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas are raring to contribute for the national team as it opens its 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers campaign against Japan on Friday at Komazawa Olympic Park General Sports Gymnasium in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Russia pulls basketball World Cup bid, blames negative imagemedals, though Kirilenko didn’t directly link the decision to doping scandals.
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
medals, though Kirilenko didn’t directly link the decision to doping scandals. ADVERTISEMENT That leaves ruling body FIBA with two joint bids for the tournament, one from Argentina and Uruguay, the other from the Philippines, Japan and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Team USA coach Jeff Van Gundy views Magic as playoff contenderat 7:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving at CFE Arena. The basketball game is the beginning
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
at 7:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving at CFE Arena. The basketball game is the beginning of a long qualifying process for the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China. Van Gundy, 55, spoke to the Orlando Sentinel. Question: What is your impression of the Magic so... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Who’ll replace Romeo?makes the final three cuts in his 15-man pool Thursday on the eve of Gilas Pili
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
makes the final three cuts in his 15-man pool Thursday on the eve of Gilas Pilipinas’ first round clash with Japan in the Fiba Asia World Cup Qualifying series at Komazawa Olympic gym in Tokyo. Team Philippines has been in the Japanese capital... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Top 10 recruit Simi Shittu commits to VanderbiltAcademy, also tweeted their congratulations. This past summer, Shittu elected
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
Academy, also tweeted their congratulations. This past summer, Shittu elected to skip Canada’s gold medal run at the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup in favour of the NBA Top 100 camp. With R.J. Barrett having declared for Duke earlier this... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
'JV squad': US opens World Cup qualifying with G LeaguersU.S. goes to the World Cup in China two years from now. Van Gundy led a similar
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
U.S. goes to the World Cup in China two years from now. Van Gundy led a similar team to a gold medal over the summer in the FIBA AmeriCup, and now a bigger test awaits. "We all felt he'd be perfect to whip up a team that quickly, get them... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
'JV squad': US opens World Cup qualifying with G LeaguersU.S. goes to the World Cup in China two years from now. Van Gundy led a similar
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
U.S. goes to the World Cup in China two years from now. Van Gundy led a similar team to a gold medal over the summer in the FIBA AmeriCup, and now a bigger test awaits. "We all felt he'd be perfect to whip up a team that quickly, get them... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Scout: Michael Porter Jr. Injury Leaves 3 Legit Contenders for 2018 No. 1 Pickof them will already be familiar with Porter, given all the chances they've had
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
of them will already be familiar with Porter, given all the chances they've had to evaluate him before college. FIBA tournaments, the Nike Hoop Summit, McDonald's All-American Game, Jordan Brand Classic, Eurocamp—Porter has been playing... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Chot to bare Gilas ‘Dirty Dozen’final practice session today before coach Chot Reyes announces the 12 men he le
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
final practice session today before coach Chot Reyes announces the 12 men he leans on as they start their quest for another FIBA World Cup stint versus Japan at the Komazawa Gymnasium in Tokyo tomorrow. The decision will be easier if Reyes opts to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Women’s European Basketball Championship confirmed for Cork next yearChampionship confirmed for Cork next year Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 03:03
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Championship confirmed for Cork next year Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 03:03 pm Cork has secured next summer’s FIBA Women’s European Basketball Championship for Small Countries, writes Tony Leen. Basketball Ireland confirmed Wednesday... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NBA players wish pending World Cup qualifiers were differentsaid. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking aw
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
said. "No NBA, no Euroleague playing in these qualifications. Kind of taking away from the fun of the game, in a sense." FIBA, basketball's governing body, changed its qualification system starting this year so fans could see their national teams... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP Sports Digestand arguably the greatest day in Washington State's football history. By Tim Bo
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
and arguably the greatest day in Washington State's football history. By Tim Booth. UPCOMING: 900 words. BKN--NBA PLAYERS-FIBA NEW YORK — NBA players wish the World Cup qualifying games starting this week were different. They can't participate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Standhardinger keeping an eye on Gilas bidgonna be there eating some popcorn and enjoying the game.” Standhardinger, who
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
gonna be there eating some popcorn and enjoying the game.” Standhardinger, who will be missing the first window of the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers, will be taking the backseat to naturalized big man Andray Blatche. On top of that, the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsbasketball teams now do not have much to worry if their key players get hurt wh
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
basketball teams now do not have much to worry if their key players get hurt while doing national team duties. FIBA announced on Saturday night its executive committee's approval of an insurance program that assures the clubs of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gilas 12 known Thursdaythen coach Chot Reyes makes the keenly awaited decision on the 12 men he leans
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
then coach Chot Reyes makes the keenly awaited decision on the 12 men he leans on as they start their quest for another FIBA World Cup stint versus Japan at the Komazawa Gymnasium in Tokyo Friday. The decision will be easier if Reyes opts to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malkia's Wisa Named Oct Sports PersonalityNations Championships while Akinyi was named the Most Valuable Player and best
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nations Championships while Akinyi was named the Most Valuable Player and best point guard as KPA successfully defended the FIBA Zone V title in Kampala. Jepkosgei broke her sixth world record in 2017 by smashing the women's Half Marathon world... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japan eyes payback vs GilasSports Japan still has to make two final cuts for its game against Gilas Pilip
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Sports Japan still has to make two final cuts for its game against Gilas Pilipinas on Friday in the first round of the Fiba Asia World Cup Qualifying series as coach Julio Lamas tries to get payback against the Filipinos. Star center Joji... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former Maryland center Damonte Dodd could make G League debut Tuesdayneeded a center after former No. 1 overall draft pick Anthony Bennett left for
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
needed a center after former No. 1 overall draft pick Anthony Bennett left for Team Canada’s training camp ahead of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers. He is expected to return to the team Nov. 28, when Northern Arizona plays... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Blatche commits to FIBA qualifiersMANILA, Philippines — Naturalized import Andray Blatche has agreed to play for
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Naturalized import Andray Blatche has agreed to play for Gilas all the way up to the third FIBA Asia/Pacific qualifying window next year as there will be no conflicts in schedule with his team Xinjiang in the Chinese Basketball... Read more
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