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USA routs Serbia to claim World Cup gold

Sep 14, 2014 9:09 PM

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup. Read Full Article

Hawks apologize to fans for racially charged comments

Sep 13, 2014 7:17 PM

The Atlanta Hawks released an open letter of apology to fans and city of Atlanta on Saturday, saying the organization ''did not do the right thing'' to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos ''over a period of years.'' Read Full Article

France beats Lithuania for bronze at World Cup

Sep 13, 2014 6:25 PM

France came from behind in the final quarter to beat Lithuania 95-93 and win the bronze medal at the Basketball World Cup on Saturday. Read Full Article

Clippers re-sign veteran shooter Turkoglu

Sep 12, 2014 11:51 PM

The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have re-signed free agent forward Hedo Turkoglu. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Read Full Article

Serbia holds off France, will play US for gold

Sep 12, 2014 11:28 PM

Milos Teodosic scored 24 points and Serbia reached the championship game of the Basketball World Cup by beating France 90-85 on Friday night. Read Full Article

U.S. beats Lithuania to reach basketball world final

Sep 11, 2014 10:37 PM

Madrid awaits. Spain doesn't. Read Full Article

Pacers' George apologizes for Twitter comments

Sep 11, 2014 3:55 PM

NBA star Paul George defended Ray Rice on Twitter, then backtracked less than an hour later by deleting the posts and apologizing to women and victims of domestic violence. Read Full Article

France upsets Spain to meet Serbia in semis

Sep 10, 2014 10:51 PM

France upset Spain 65-52 in front of its stunned fans in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup on Wednesday. Read Full Article

Warriors sign guard Barbosa

Sep 10, 2014 10:49 PM

The Golden State Warriors have signed guard Leandro Barbosa. Read Full Article

Hawks cancel meeting with civil rights leaders

Sep 10, 2014 6:16 PM

A scheduled meeting between Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin and Atlanta civil rights leaders has been cancelled, leading one of the leaders to say his community was greatly offended. Read Full Article

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