| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Team USA Basketball officials will announce on Tuesday that Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap have been released from the team, multiple media outlets reported Monday.
USA Basketball has...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Derrick Rose hasn’t played a game at the United Center since shooting 4-for-13 in a victory over the Bobcats on Nov. 18, 2013, four days before tearing his right meniscus.
That will change Aug. 16.
In an expected development given how physically...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Former UConn star Andre Drummond was among the list of 16 finalists for the 12-man U.S. World Cup team announced by USA Basketball on Tuesday.
Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap were among the...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Derrick Rose and USA Basketball traveled to New York on Sunday, setting up their base for a week of preparation that includes two more exhibition games in advance of the FIBA World Cup in Spain.
Rose did know and mention that travel itinerary, no...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:52 PM
LAS VEGAS — You can't play only 10 NBA games in 27 months without experiencing some setbacks in a comeback.
So, yes, Derrick Rose will have some down days. Tuesday wasn't one of them.
"He was phenomenal (Monday) and he was (Tuesday) too," USA...
| Jul 30, 2014
LAS VEGAS — The welcome-to-the-NBA moments keep coming for Doug McDermott, whether in the form of guarding Klay Thompson off a screen or unfounded trade rumors.
McDermott, whose calmness under pressure is as apparent as his shooting ability,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:26 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After the USA Basketball practice Tuesday afternoon, Bulls guard Derrick Rose and coach Tom Thibodeau spent several minutes chatting on the court before Rose shot free throws, took jump shots and performed other offensive...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Derrick Rose still hasn't seen the replay. And he doesn't want to.
Beyond the fact gruesomeness makes him sick to his stomach, Rose knows that helpless feeling all too well.
But seeing Paul George on his back, his right tibia and fibula fractured...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 8:03 PM
MADRID — USA Basketball made it look easy Sunday at Palacio de los Deportes, blowing out Serbia 129-92 in the FIBA World Cup final.
In fact, since the event began in 1950, only Brazil in 1959 and 1963 and Yugoslavia in 1998 and 2002...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:01 PM
BARCELONA, - Team USA showed no sign of missing their top players as they breezed into the basketball World Cup final with a commanding 96-68 win over Lithuania on Thursday.
The Americans, competing in Spain with a second-string team, will head...
| 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,...