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Five things to know on Day 18 in Las Vegas


USA Basketball1) Tune in tonight at 8 p.m. central to watch the USA Basketball showcase game on NBA TV. The rosters are subject to change, but Anthony Davis is on the Blue team roster. Jrue Holiday and Ryan Anderson are on the White squad.

2) Holiday has repeatedly expressed his enthusiasm for coming to New Orleans to play for the Pelicans this week. Read why he’s grateful that his second NBA stop will be the Crescent City.

3) Following a USA Basketball practice in Las Vegas, Anderson was a guest on the “Black and Blue Report” Wednesday, detailing some of his experiences. Pelicans/Saints CFO Ed Lang also explained some of the upgrades and renovations currently taking place at the New Orleans Arena.

4) Watch this video, in which Holiday discusses some of his new Pelicans teammates. Holiday will be one of the featured guests on the Thursday “Black and Blue Report.” The show is available online each weekday starting at 1 p.m.

5) Listen to USA Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski as he comments on the addition of assistant coach Monty Williams to his staff.