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Anthony Davis has 19 second half points in Team USA win

BILBAO, Spain (Aug. 31, 2014) — With the USA (2-0) trailing Turkey (1-1) by five points at halftime, U.S. big men Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans) and Kenneth Faried (Denver Nuggets) stepped up and combined for 19 of the USA’s 31 points in the third quarter and 33 in the second half to help the …

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Anthony Davis: “I love playing for USA basketball”

By The Associated Press Anthony Davis is eager, not to mention proud, to accept the physical risks that go with playing without pay for Team USA. With the FIBA World Cup approaching this weekend, Davis said playing for his country does more than make him a better player. It’s also a way to spend his …

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Anthony Davis has 18 points, 9 rebounds, 5 blocks in Team USA win

GRAN CANARIA, Spain (Aug. 26, 2014) — The final exhibition game for the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s National Team (4-0), which was a 101-71 win over Slovenia on Tuesday night in front of a sold-out crowd at Gran Canaria Arena in Gran Canaria, Spain, also was the team’s first as a 12-member unit, and the …

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DeMarcus Cousins joins Anthony Davis on final Team USA roster

NEW YORK (Aug. 23, 2014) — USA Basketball National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo announced Friday night the 12 players who will represent the United States at the 2014 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) Basketball World Cup that is being held Aug. 30-Sept. 14 in Spain. The player announcement followed the USA’s 112-86 exhibition victory over …

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Anthony Davis on his performance in Team USA win

  Anthony Davis scored 20 points, had eight rebounds and blocked five shots Saturday night in Chicago for Team USA in a win over Brazil. Here’s part of what the former UK star had to say after the game: How did you feel tonight being back in Chicago? I felt great. First time I played on …

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John Calipari wants DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall and Anthony Davis focued on 2016 Olympic team

By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky coach John Calipari admitted he was “disappointed” that former UK star John Wall was cut from the USA National team. “I thought he played well the games I watched, but again it was a numbers game,” Calipari said. However, he was happy that former Cats DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis did …

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Mike Krzyzewski on DeMarcus Cousins: “His attitude is tremendous”

By LARRY VAUGHT The recent horrific leg injury to Paul George will not have a “bearing” on whether former Kentucky star DeMarcus Cousins makes the USA National team coached by Mike Krzyzewski, the head coach at Duke. “Paul’s injury has more of a bearing with the perimeter, and then he potentially could have gone to …

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Jack Givens confident UK 1978 national title team would have beat 2012 UK championship team

By LARRY VAUGHT Former UK All-American Jack Givens said any NCAA championship team has to stay healthy as well as be a big lucky. “But the big thing I look at is experience. Nine times out of 10 the team with experience will win and this year that was proven when Kentucky got hot, made …

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