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Strong leadership rebuilt USA basketball

MADRID — It feels like so long ago, though it’s been only a decade.

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U.S. routs Serbia for world basketball title

MADRID — With golden confetti raining on their heads and “Party in the U.S.A” ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. baske…

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Basketball: US expects to use size vs. Croatia

BARCELONA, Spain — On a map, Slovenia is a mystery to the U.S. basketball team.

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Love triangle: 3-team deal unites big man with LeBron

Love triangle: 3-team deal unites big man with LeBron

CLEVELAND — Kevin Love is finally teaming up with LeBron James.

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Video: Nick Johnson's best Summer League dunks

Video: Nick Johnson's best Summer League dunks

Nick Johnson threw down this summer. Video by Dawk Ins YouTube channel.

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George suffers gruesome injury

George suffers gruesome injury

LAS VEGAS — Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team’s intrasquad scrimmage Fri…

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Ex-Cardinal Williams to enter Hall of Fame today

PHOENIX — Aeneas Williams spent most of his NFL career on bad teams.

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NBA notebook: Judge OKs $2billion sale of Clippers

LOS ANGELES — Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microso…

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Sports shorts: Ex-Cat Jefferson signs with Mavs

The veteran, who started 78 games for Utah last season, may be three-point spark.

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Facility will be a haven for aspiring hoopsters

Facility will be a haven for aspiring hoopsters

13,000-square foot facility opening in fall.

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Video: Nick Johnson throws down 360 dunk

Video: Nick Johnson throws down 360 dunk

Check out Houston Rockets' rookie, Nick Johnson, as he throws down the 360 dunk on the break at Orlando Summer League!

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Frye finds a home

Frye finds a home

Channing Frye will play alongside Aaron Gordon with the Magic.

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Interactive: Timeline of LeBron James' career

Interactive: Timeline of LeBron James' career

Interactive timeline on the career of basketball superstar LeBron James.

July 08, 2014 3:08 pmLoading…

Ex-Wildcat Johnson off to flying start in summer league

Ex-Wildcat Johnson off to flying start in summer league

Ex-Cat has 18 points, high-flying dunk for Houston.

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Gordon catching breath after ‘first sniff’ as a pro

Gordon catching breath after ‘first sniff’ as a pro

Ex-Cat has seven points and five rebounds.

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Ex-Cat Johnson has big NBA Summer League dunk

Ex-Cat Johnson has big NBA Summer League dunk

Houston Rockets rookie Nick Johnson, a former Arizona Wildcat, throws down a monster dunk over the Detroit Pistons' Tim Ohlbrecht in an NBA Su…

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Ex-Cat Gordon soars for NBA Summer League block

Ex-Cat Gordon soars for NBA Summer League block

Orlando Magic rookie Aaron Gordon, who left after his freshman season at Arizona, comes out of nowhere to block a shot in the NBA Summer League.

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Video: Nick Johnson Posterizes Tim Ohlbrecht

Video: Nick Johnson Posterizes Tim Ohlbrecht

Nick Johnson posterizes Tim Ohlbrecht during an NBA Summer League game July 5, 2014.*All video contents belongs to National Basketball Association*

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Anthony gets Tinseltown show from LA

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers made their pitch to Carmelo Anthony on Thursday with a flash of Hollywood, an appeal to the future, and h…

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Ex-Cat Johnson to wear No. 3, in nod to uncle

Nick Johnson says he'll "do whatever it takes" to make the Rockets.

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"Bunnies" makes the leap — but will he make the team?

"Bunnies" makes the leap — but will he make the team?

Greg and Ryan talk about Houston Rockets second-round pick Nick Johnson, and the odds of the No. 42 overall selection making an impact in the NBA.

June 27, 2014 4:06 pmLoading…

Photos: UA's 10 top 10 NBA draft picks

Photos: UA's 10 top 10 NBA draft picks

UA basketball has produced 10 players who have been top 10 NBA draft picks.  Here's a list in order by pick.

June 27, 2014 12:00 pm Photos

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Gordon brings hoops magic to Orlando

Gordon brings hoops magic to Orlando

Only 3 UA stars have been picked higher in the NBA Draft.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Photos: Nick Johnson drafted

Photos: Nick Johnson drafted

Former Arizona Wildcats standout guard Nick Johnson was drafted into the NBA Thursday as the 42nd overall pick by the Houston Rockets.

June 26, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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