NBA All-Star Paul George of the Indiana Pacers continues to rehab his broken leg as the young NBA season rolls on. George broke his leg in horrific fashion over the summer in a scrimmage game in Las Vegas as a member or Team USA, and has been working diligently to come back from the injury. Show More Summary
In August, Team USA opted to take Kyrie Irving to the FIBA World Cup instead of John Wall. After the Washington Wizards' 91-78 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, it appears the Kentucky product may not have forgotten...Show More Summary
Jeff Fredette poses with his family; that’s his mother to his left. Photos courtesy Mark Kariya and ISDE Team USA. The International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) is a grueling test of both rider and motorcycle, and has the distinction of being the oldest off-road event on the Federation of International Motorcycling (FIM) calendar. The prestigious […]
In the summer, Kevin Durant cited a need to rest for his decision to withdraw from the US Men's National Team. Now, he says the real reason he backed out was because Paul George's leg injury "took everything out of" him. It ended upShow More Summary
HBO Sports will air an hour-long documentary look at Kevin Durant’s hectic offseason Tuesday night at 10pm.The film explores Durant’s controversial decision to withdraw from Team USA this past summer […] The post Kevin Durant Predicted LeBron James Would Leave Miami During the NBA Finals appeared first on SLAMonline.
Mason Plumlee is carrying himself with renewed confidence this season. Whether it's the wisdom that comes with entering his second year or the experience of winning a gold medal with Team USA this summer, Plumlee is exuding plenty of faith in his own abilities.
The Indiana Pacers Paul George can't be with his team this season due to the unfortunate leg injury he suffered during exhibition games with Team USA, but he can still ball out on NBA 2K15. He'll do just that on Tuesday night as the NBA season opens with three games. Show More Summary
Airbus has announced that it will collaborate with the defending champion of the America's Cup, Oracle Team USA to design the next yacht for the team. But w hy would a company that designs and builds commercial jets want to get into the sport of yacht racing? It makes more sense than you might think. Read more...
Kobe Bryant is 36 years old. He has been in the NBA for over half his life (not to mention the years he spent with Team USA). This is almost inconceivable, but on top of that he's returning from a devastating knee injury that cost him pretty much an entire season. Show More Summary
When James Harden had his first experience with Team USA, he was not unlike many of the other tourists at the 2012 Olympics in London. It was about soaking in the sights and the sounds, getting a feel for the international atmosphere and a sense of where he was.
Here’s the Washington Post reporting on the Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook has never really had the chance to be appreciated on his own merit, away from Kevin Durant or as a part of some talented ensemble cast on Team USA or at all-star games. For that reason, his accomplishments – and there are many – are overlooked [...]
From Jameis Winston's pregame warmups against Syracuse (ht Bleacher Report): Source material, of course, is here, previously co-opted for sports by Team USA at the FIBA World Championships.
If you were the gambling kind, you might have been able to make some money at the World Equestrian Games in France last month. What if, when Team USA's Beezie Maddie and Cortes C came oh-so-close to the gold medal in show jumping, you had wagered with that Irishman sitting next to you about the veterinarian responsible for that high jumping superstar horse--and all the Madden
The Team USA backup for American women’s star goalkeeper Hope Solo suggests that instead of celebrating Solo’s recent record of 73 shutouts, U.S. Soccer should be concentrating on shutting out domestic violence. Jillian Loyden, founder...Show More Summary
Here we go! You knew that the relatively straightforward issues for Team USA's Ryder Cup prospects
One of Hope Solo’s former teammates disagrees with the decision to allow her to continue to play on the U.S. national soccer team as she awaits legal resolution of accusations of domestic violence. Jillian Loyden, whose sister died two years ago in an alleged domestic violence incident, believes Solo should be sidelined until the case […]
Jurgen Klinsmann has named his Team USA squad for the match against Ecuador on Friday, October 10 in East Hartford, Connecticut. The friendly will be star midfielder Landon Donovan's last match as a member of the team. According to US...Show More Summary
If competitive eating were an Olympic sport, Hungry Todd Rungy would be captain of Team USA.
Despite being cut from Team USA this summer, Bradley Beal remains an extremely confident young player. According to Beal, he and All-Star teammate John Wall give the Washington Wizards the […] The post Bradley Beal Says the Wizards Have the Best Backcourt in the NBA appeared first on SLAMonline.
KTKC Fundraising Challenge 2014 total as of 2230 CST, Monday, September 29 is $11,489, and team standings are as follows: Team Amount Donations Team JayG 2720 53 Team Borepatch 1800 32 Team Ambulance Driver 955 17 Team USA Karate 835 10 Team HBC Concealment 818 11 Team McThag 750 12 Team Old NFO 740 15...