Nets Look To Snap Streak Vs. Road-Woeful WizardsThe Nets may be riding an eight-game losing streak, but they're likely feeling good about hosting the stumbling Washington Wizards.
USA Basketball Trims Roster To 13The United States reduced its roster to 13 players Sunday, cutting Jeff Green and JaVale McGee. USA Basketball made the moves before it beat France 86-55 in an exhibition game at Madison Square Garden. Cutting McGee leaves Tyson Chandler as the only true center on the American roster.
Nets' Lopez Pulls Out Of World ChampionshipsNew Jersey center Brook Lopez, struggling to recover from a bout with mono, has withdrawn from the U.S. national team and will be replaced by Washington's JaVale McGee.