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Report: Nets’ Deron Williams To Play For Turkey’s Besiktas During Lockout

Nets point guard Deron Williams isn’t going to let the NBA lockout stop him from playing pro basketball. According to Turkish sports news station NTV Spor, Williams will be playing overseas in 2011-12 while the league hammers out a labor deal.

WFAN–07/07/2011

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A Golden Win For Team U.S.A

by Ed Easton Jr. The squad known as the “B-Team” gave an “A” effort in capturing gold at this year’s FIBA World Basketball Championship Tournament. Team USA defeated Turkey 81 – 64 earning the country’s […]

WFAN–09/12/2010

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Durant Leads Team U.S.A To Title Game

by Ed Easton Jr. Nine years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on America, Team U.S.A basketball defeated Lithuania 89 – 74 in their FIBA semifinals match up. Kevin Durant’s 38 points has Team U.S.A one […]

WFAN–09/11/2010

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US Beats Angola, Reaches Quarters

Kevin Durant, Chauncey Billups and the rest of the Americans finally had that appearance Monday, powering into the quarterfinals with a 121-66 victory over Angola.

WFAN–09/06/2010