FIBA World Championship
Five questions about the FIBA World Championship
Group play is over, and 16 teams have advanced to the elimination rounds of the FIBA World Championship in Turkey. A tournament already full of surprises should have some more in store. And, so far, more questions have been raised
Krzyzewski will return to Olympics
also led the Americans to the gold at the 2010 FIBA World Championship , and the team has a 50-game winning streak ..... invulnerable American teams finished sixth in the 2002 FIBA World Championship then lost three times en route to a bronze in
US women win 5th straight hoops gold
victory, Moore joined an exclusive club. She's just the seventh player to win titles in college, the WNBA, the FIBA world championship and the Olympics. Teammates Bird, Taurasi, and Swin Cash are already members.
NBA owners must protect their assets
This venture, should it ever materialize, wouldn’t have the prestige of the Olympics, or perhaps even the FIBA World Championship . But it would allow NBA teams and owners to benefit financially from the use of their players, which seems like
Love eager to represent US at games
basketball. It’s the biggest stage of competition.” Love first put on the Stars and Stripes in 2010’s FIBA World Championship in Turkey. The United States took home the gold medal, led by tournament MVP Kevin Durant. Love averaged just eight minutes
Krzyzewski ending tenure as US coach
the US national team since 2006. Besides the two gold-medal efforts, he also led the Americans to the 2010 FIBA World Championship title. "We're in a good spot," Krzyzewski said in the interview. "We need to keep building."
Report: Chicago Bulls center Omer Asik agrees to three-year deal with Houston Rockets - NBA News | FOX Sports on MSN
averaged 3.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and one block per game. Asik helped Turkey earn the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA world championship . Rockets general manager Daryl Morey said last week that he wants to re-sign unrestricted free agent Marcus
Rockets to get center Asik
points, 5.3 rebounds and one block in 66 games last season. He helped Turkey earn the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA world championship . Turkey didn't qualify for the 2012 OIympics in London. ''A defensive presence in the middle, a 7-footer
AP Source: Lin signs offer sheet with Rockets
averaged 3.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and one block per game. Asik helped Turkey earn the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA world championship . --- AP Basketball Writer Brian Mahoney contributed to this report.
Self makes sense as next USA coach
s led the USA to gold at Las Vegas (2007 FIBA Americas), Beijing (2008 Summer Olympics) and Turkey (2010 FIBA World Championship ). He was also an assistant under Bobby Knight, his old mentor, with the 1984 gold medal winners and for Chuck