Daily Archives: September 8, 2023

Can Team USA still be expected to have golden touch on the global stage?

Members of Team USA leave the court after losing the FIBA World Cup semifinal game to Germany at Mall of Asia Arena on Sept. 8, 2023, in Manila, Philippines. (Photo by Ezra Acayan/Getty Images) MANILA, Philippines — The semifinal contest was already over. Clutching a 113-111 lead that would stand as the final score, Germany called timeout with 0.5 seconds …

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What happened to USA Basketball? The best players chose Paris Olympics

USA v Germany: Semi Final – FIBA Basketball World Cup Americans expect to win gold medals at every international basketball competition like it’s our birthright. When the USA men fall short — as Team USA did against Germany in the semi-finals of the 2023 FIBA World Cup — it leads to hard questions, some soul searching, and the chance for …

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Champagne Stain (Full Movie) | NBA Films For Fans

Two Jazz Fans. Two Eras. One Unexpected Connection. Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending stories and … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lyg2ZHEyvw4 Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Former Bulls great Derrick Rose marries longtime partner

Former Bulls great Derrick Rose marries longtime partner originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Chicago native and former Chicago Bulls great Derrick Rose officially married his longtime partner on Thursday in a small ceremony in California, sources confirmed to NBC Sports Chicago. Rose, who became the youngest most valuable player in NBA history following the 2010-11 season with the Bulls, …

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Germany exposes American defense, knocks USA out of World Cup 113-111

BASKET-WC-2023-USA-GER For decades, the USA’s international basketball strategy has been to use their superior athleticism to run past whoever they played. Nobody wanted to get in a track meet with the Americans. Germany did on Friday and knocked Team USA out of the World Cup. Germany played faster than any team has against the USA, exposed the American’s defense with …

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Candid Coaches: Who will be the best college basketball team this season?

CBS Sports college basketball insiders Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander spent a month surveying 100-plus Division I men’s basketball coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled across the sport’s landscape: some of the biggest names in college basketball, but also small-school assistants in low-major leagues. Coaches agreed to share unfiltered opinions in exchange for anonymity. We asked them …

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Do the Knicks need a backup power forward?

Josh Hart / USA TODAY Sports/SNY Treated Image After dealing Obi Toppin to the Indiana Pacers for two second round picks, the Knicks are thin at the power forward spot. Julius Randle is the clear-cut starter, but after the two-time All-Star, the Knicks are likely to fill the spot in non-traditional ways. The No. 1 option to handle the job is …

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Pac-12 powers come to Texas, Longhorns travel to Alabama

This weekend’s nonconference slate in the Big 12 is a lot of fun. The Texas Longhorns travel to Tuscaloosa to take on Alabama while Baylor, Texas Tech, and Oklahoma State have matchups with the Pac-12. Cincinnati reunites with an old Big East foe. Last but not least (though offense might provide the least) is an in-state rivalry game on top …

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Week 2 Big Ten Picks

The second and third weeks of the season are generally the weeks for the best non-conference matchups. The Big Ten’s heavy hitters have some pretty easy games this wee, but Illinois, Purdue, Iowa, Nebraska, and Wisconsin all have non-conference games against Power 5 teams. Let’s zip through the week and make some quick picks for week 2 in the conference. …

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LSU, Kim Mulkey reportedly agree on 10-year, $32M contract

NCAA Womens Basketball: Final Four National Championship-Louisiana State vs Iowa Kim Mulkey, the coach of defending national champion LSU, has agreed to a 10-year contract worth about $32 million that will set a new mark for the richest coaching contract in women’s college basketball, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press …

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NBA injury news: Pelicans’ Trey Murphy III out 10-12 weeks after having surgery to repair torn meniscus

USATSI The New Orleans Pelicans dealt with a flurry of injuries in their frontcourt last season and will be starting the 2023-24 campaign shorthanded as well. Trey Murphy III suffered a meniscus tear during a workout earlier this month and is expected to miss 10-12 weeks after undergoing surgery, the team announced on Thursday. Based on that timeline, Murphy could …

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