NEW YORK -- Four days after competing in his first game in nearly nine months, Bulls guard Derrick Rose is not playing in USA Basketball’s exhibition game on Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic.
The Bulls point guard is experiencing soreness following his return to game action. Derrick Rose is a game-time decision for Wednesday night's USA Basketball exhibition game against the Dominican Republic in Madison Square Garden. Rose...Show More Summary
With Team USA expected to announce its final cuts as early as Thursday, per ESPN’s Marc Stein, the stakes for Wednesday’s 7 p.m. ET showdown with the John Calipari-coached Dominican Republic stand to be much higher than the game’s exhibition...Show More Summary
Remember, like, a week ago, when we were hearing all kinds of stories out of the Team USA basketball camp about how Derrick Rose was back, and people were sharing clips of him seemingly doing Derrick Rose things? Read more...
Point No. 1: Derrick Rose shouldn’t be playing for USA Basketball in this silly world tournament that has already cost the Pacers next season and maybe the rest of the decade.
Team USA takes on the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden for another tune-up prior to the FIBA Basketball World Cup. After a trip to West Point, Team USA heads to Madison Square Garden to take on the Dominican Republic for the second game of its summer tour prior to the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Show More Summary
That and more in Wednesday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. TONIGHT: Team USA vs. the Dominican Republic, 7 p.m. Show More Summary
CHICAGO — Team USA used to be made up of amateurs. Now it's a small party of basketball's elite, and a quick look inside may show us where the game is heading. The 1992 Dream Team signified the first time many NBA superstars (including Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Karl Malone and Magic Johnson) took the court together—excepting for All-Star games. Show More Summary
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 moves.
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In one more precautionary move, Chicago Bulls superstar point guard Derrick Rose took it easy while his USA Basketball teammates practiced on Wednesday in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Rose and […] The post Derrick Rose Sits Out Another Team USA Practice appeared first on SLAMonline.
Here is the upcoming schedule of exhibition games for the USA Basketball Men's National Team, as well as the preliminary round games at the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. All times listed are Eastern:
In a precautionary move, Derrick Rose sat out practice as USA Basketball made a pitstop at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, NY on Monday. Rose and the Team […] The post Derrick Rose Given Day Off By Team USA to Rest Knees appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA TV will exclusively air the USA Basketball vs. Dominican Republic game presented by Nike on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at 7 p.m. ET from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Marv Albert will call the exhibition game with analysts Grant Hill and Steve Smith, both former members of the USA Basketball Men's National Team, and Matt Winer as sideline reporter.
USA Basketball will be trimming its roster down to twelve players this month, and big man Andre Drummond might be left on the proverbial cutting room floor. Drummond, as you […] The post Report: Team USA to Cut Andre Drummond appeared first on SLAMonline.
Chicago basketball fans experienced some mixed emotions yesterday as Team USA took on Brazil in an exhibition game at the United Center. On the one hand, they were very obviously ecstatic to finally see 2010-11 NBA MVP Derrick Rose take the floor again. After playing just 39 games in 2011-12, Rose tore his right ACL […]
This week, Nike, Jordan and USA Basketball made an impact in Chicago with the latest instalment of the World Basketball Festival. Originally created in 2010 as a tribute to the performance and culture of the game, the festival featured… 23 Amazing Things We Saw at the Nike World Basketball Festival in Chicago is a post by Pete Williams on Highsnobiety.
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.
CHICAGO — Team USA ran faster, jumped higher and dunked harder than Brazil in its 95-78 blowout victory Saturday night. Superior athleticism was more than enough to overcome some sloppy offensive execution and issues scoring in the half...Show More Summary
- Derrick Rose returned to his home court on Saturday, helping Team USA to a 95-78 win over Brazil in an exhibition tuneup contest for the World Cup of Basketball. Anthony Davis scored 20 points and Rose added seven in his first appearance at the United Center arena since he suffered his most recent season-ending knee injury on November 22. Show More Summary