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Anthony Davis was throwing it down on New Zealand (VIDEO)

New Zealand had no answer for Anthony Davis. Neither did Turkey or Finland, but on Tuesday it was the All Blacks turn to look helpless. 133 more words

LeBron James

Recap - USA vs. New Zealand

Following USA Basketball’s only day of rest in this midst of this six-day span in which they will have played five games, the troops were back in action today as they took on New Zealand in their third Group C matchup of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. 1,338 more words

Team USA

Derrick Rose was unimpressed with New Zealand's Haka Dance

Before their game against Team USA at the FIBA World Cup, the New Zealand basketball team put forward their best pregame intimidation by doing a haka dance on the court as the American team looked on in what seemed to be a mix of confusion and amusement. 50 more words

NBA

Mason Plumlee Shuts Down Reporter

In an interview after USA’s victory over Finland, Mason Plumlee was asked a question he didn’t really like from a reporter.

The question is a little hard to hear, but it basically revolved around the reporter asking Plumlee if he thought he made the team due to his Duke and Nike connections. 184 more words

Nets

Derrick Rose after first back-to-back in years: “I’m feeling good right now”

Predicting how Derrick Rose’s knees will respond come December or the playoffs based on the sample of a couple Team USA scrimmages or one World Cup back-to-back is exactly why the phrase “small sample size theater” was invented. 404 more words

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James Harden will never play defense – not even for America

It’s well document that James Harden hates playing defense. Hates it more than eating lima beans and watching Sullivan & Son.

However, even James Harden has to take some pride in his defense when playing for AMERICA. 15 more words

NBA

James Harden with more bad defense in USA's win over Turkey (VIDEO)

James Harden is unquestionably one of the game’s elite offensive players, but his disinterest on the defensive end of the floor has earned him… 75 more words

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