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  1. Sources: Pistons add Pat Garrity to front office
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Pistons add Pat Garrity to front office

  2. An exclusive look at Hawks GM Danny Ferry’s fateful conference call
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    An exclusive look at Hawks GM Danny Ferry’s fateful conference call

  3. Danny Ferry's fatal mistake: He never owned his comments
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Danny Ferry's fatal mistake: He never owned his comments

  4. Ricky Rubio still hopes for brighter future with Timberwolves after losing Kevin Love
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Ricky Rubio still hopes for brighter future with Timberwolves after losing Kevin Love

  5. Chauncey Billups retires: 'It's just time'
    Marc J. Spears

    Chauncey Billups retires: 'It's just time'

  6. After realizing NBA dream, Serge Ibaka working to help reshape Africa
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    After realizing NBA dream, Serge Ibaka working to help reshape Africa

  7. Shareef Abdur-Rahim: 'I am proud to have African in me'

    Shareef Abdur-Rahim: 'I am proud to have African in me'

  8. Sources: Kentucky coach John Calipari finalizing unprecedented scouting combine for NBA personnel
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    Sources: Kentucky coach John Calipari finalizing unprecedented scouting combine for NBA personnel

  9. NBA needs to pull stars from USA Basketball, which is showcasing only Duke's coach
    Adrian Wojnarowski

    NBA needs to pull stars from USA Basketball, which is showcasing only Duke's coach

  10. Men behaving badly: Ray Rice, Roger Goodell, Danny Ferry at forefront of rough week in sports
    Eric Adelson

    Men behaving badly: Ray Rice, Roger Goodell, Danny Ferry at forefront of rough week in sports

  • Kevin Durant says Allen Iverson was 'pound for pound the best' in Instagram post

    Was Sugar Ray Robinson the best pound-for-pound boxer ever? Many say the man born Walker Smith Jr. was. When it comes to MMA, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been given the title in the past.

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  • Mario Chalmers offers words of wisdom for LeBron James' new supporting cast

    It's not surprising to hear Mario Chalmers tell Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick, "We all just took too much of a back seat in the Finals," since the San Antonio Spurs undressed everyone not named LeBron James and Chris Bosh in their five-game dismantling of the Miami Heat this past June. Only…

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  • Charles Barkley on Adrian Peterson: 'Every black parent in the South' whips their children

    It was a clear ratings grab by a network desperate to draw viewers and set Twitter on its ear, and if Barkley happened to say something outrageous along the way, then all the better. Well, it appears that CBS got what they wanted: Charles Barkley acting ridiculous and labeling an entire cross…

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  • Derrick Rose sees woeful World Cup as positive, says his body is now accustomed to basketball

    When Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski first set about making the roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup of Basketball this summer, one of the biggest stories was the triumphant return of Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The 2010-11 NBA MVP and three-time All-Star has missed all but 10 games…

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  • Ricky Rubio still hopes for brighter future with Timberwolves after losing Kevin Love

    As the hours lurched to the gold-medal game on Sunday night, Ricky Rubio still wondered whether he could bring himself to a television for United States-Serbia. For weeks, there had been a sure, steady beat of anticipation of Spain reaching these World Cup of Basketball Finals, only to witness that…

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  • NBA needs to pull stars from USA Basketball, which is showcasing only Duke's coach

    The confetti falls, the star-spangled banner plays and the USA Basketball illusion plays itself out again and again. Here come the Duke and Syracuse coaches hugging the NBA stars, primping for pictures that they'll rush through texts and Twitter to star recruits. The World Cup of Basketball is a…

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  • Draft Prep: The Price is Right

    Draft Prep: The Price is RightThis column examines player prices for Auction drafts, to help identify over-valued and under-valued players in every round. Before looking at those numbers, however, we should discuss the basic format and strategies for

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  • United States rout Serbia to retain world title

    The United States completed a clean sweep of the world's best in racing past Serbia 129-92 on Sunday to win the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and become the first country to defend their crown since 2002. The Americans made 15 of 30 three-pointers in the game with Kyrie Irving and James Harden…

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  • Basketball-Depth and unselfish nature carry Team USA

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK, Sept 15 (Reuters) - A spate of late withdrawals, a serious injury to Paul George and several marquee names missing appeared to put Team USA under a cloud for the 2014 Basketball World Cup and for future international competition. Instead, a group of sharp-shooting NBA…

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  • Dominant U.S. crush Serbia to win World Cup

    By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) - The United States romped to their fifth basketball World Cup title after overcoming an early deficit to overwhelm the tournament's surprise package Serbia 129-92 in a one-sided final on Sunday. Serbia made a bright start and took a 15-7 lead in the opening few…

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