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Hawks general manager takes leave of absence after making racial comments

(Reuters) - Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry, under fire for making racially charged remarks, has taken an indefinite leave of...

Rose goes on attack; USA downs Slovenia

Rose goes on attack; USA downs Slovenia

BARCELONA, Spain — The burst returned.

From Atlanta Hawks GM's remark to disclosure of Bruce Levenson email

The end of Bruce Levenson's tenure as controlling owner of the Atlanta Hawks was triggered by a remark made by team General Manager Danny...

Comment about Heat's Deng triggered Hawks' racism scandal

Comment about Heat's Deng triggered Hawks' racism scandal

  The courtship of Miami Heat free-agent acquisition Luol Deng by the Atlanta Hawks apparently triggered the events that have left...

Derrick Rose tweaks shot, not approach

Derrick Rose tweaks shot, not approach

BARCELONA, Spain -- When USA Basketball's practice ended Monday at Palau Sant Jordi, Derrick Rose spent several extra minutes shooting...

Rose again struggles with shot in Team USA win

Rose again struggles with shot in Team USA win

Three games in three days. Check.

U.S. coasts past Ukraine, Mexico next in Round of 16

All five starters scored in double figures as the Americans overcame a slow start to blow out the Ukraine, 95-71, in the final game of...

Rose struggles as Team USA rolls

Rose struggles as Team USA rolls

Not even a second-half start could jump-start Derrick Rose's shot.

Durant spurns Under Armour to return to Nike

Durant spurns Under Armour to return to Nike

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant spurned overtures from Under Armour and will sign a new shoe deal with basketball giant Nike.

U.S. dominates in second half to beat Turkey at Basketball World Cup

U.S. dominates in second half to beat Turkey at Basketball World Cup

Kenneth Faried had 22 points, Anthony Davis scored all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at...

Rose struggles in U.S. win over Turkey

Rose struggles in U.S. win over Turkey

Derrick Rose played in back-to-back games for the first time since the ill-fated night he tore his right meniscus last Nov. 22 in Portland,...

Nike reportedly matches Under Armour's offer to D.C. native Kevin Durant

Sports Digest: Nike reportedly matches Under Armour's offer to D.C. native Kevin Durant

Nike pulled out all the stops to prevent Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant, a Washington native, from signing a...

USA Basketball dominates Finland in FIBA opener, 114-55

USA Basketball dominates Finland in FIBA opener, 114-55

The rout of Finland was expected. Derrick Rose logging a team-high 22 minutes, 41 seconds was not.

Team USA routs Slovenia in final World Cup tune-up

Team USA routs Slovenia in final World Cup tune-up

Team USA completed its preparations for the upcoming FIBA World Cup of Basketball with a 101-71 mauling of Slovenia on Tuesday.

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