| Aug 25, 2014
| 12:00 PM
| Aug 23, 2014
| 10:39 AM
(Reuters) - The United States team will travel to Spain without some of the sport's biggest names to defend their title at the Basketball World Cup after a selection process described as one of the "most difficult" in recent years.
With marquee players...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Mo'ne Davis throws like a girl.
This is a good thing. Check that; this is awesome.
Her fan base agrees. It is growing exponentially, and it's awesome, too.
Michelle Obama. Kevin Durant. Ellen DeGeneres. Russell Wilson. Magic Johnson.
| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Exhibition or not, the test Brazil posed Saturday night at the United Center should serve as a reminder that USA Basketball will have to earn gold at next month's FIBA World Cup.
"We're more capable of getting beat than we would be in London or Beijing,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:08 PM
When Derrick Rose plays more than expected, as he did Saturday night at the United Center when Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski re-inserted him late in the fourth quarter of a rout, worrywarts wondered why he was on the floor.
When Rose rested, as he...