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    • SNY

      Ten Storylines You Must Know About the July Live Period

      No, it's not just a chant from the political conventions, it also sums up America's dominance on the world stage at the youth basketball level. Despite cries that AAU basketball has ruined the basketball fundamentals of our youth, the U.S. won the gold medal at the FIBA U17 World Championship in Zaragoza, Spain and also took home gold from the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Valdivia, Chile. The U.S. now stands at a perfect 30-0 all-time in U17 play, while the U18s are 53-2 all-time.

    • NBA decision means HB2 likely to dominate governor’s race
      The Charlotte Observer

      NBA decision means HB2 likely to dominate governor’s race

      The NBA’s decision to move the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte because of House Bill 2 likely will heighten the focus on the legislation in the fall governor’s race. And the fallout over HB2 could impact Mayor Jennifer Roberts and the City Council, who approved an expanded nondiscrimination ordinance this year that touched off the furor. Roberts and council members aren’t up for reelection until 2017, but their decision still could be the defining issue 16 months from now. Republican Gov. Pat McCrory, who signed HB2 into law in March, did not back down Friday from his decision. On an appearance on Charlotte Talks on Friday morning, McCrory said the NBA’s decision was an “insult.” “I’m disappointed,”