Luis Scola

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Carmelo Anthony, Team USA Ready For Old Rival Argentina

This was the plan all along: Get to the final week of the Olympic tournament healthy and playing well.


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Silverman: U.S. Basketball Team Simply Going Through The Motions

Better than the 1992 Dream Team? Hardly. The United States Olympic basketball team appears to be like well-appointed London tourists who have first-class tickets to all the prime Olympic events.


The United States during a break in play against France during their game at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To ‘Dream Team’

It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.


Amare Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks shoots the ball over Chuck Hayes #44 of the Houston Rockets on January 19, 2011 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

Martin, Rockets Hand Knicks 4th Straight Loss, 104-89

Kevin Martin scored 21 points, Chuck Hayes grabbed 12 rebounds and the Houston Rockets beat New York 104-89 on Wednesday night, handing the Knicks their fourth straight loss.


Houston Rockets Luis Scola (4) and New York Knicks' Wilson Chandler (21) scramble for a loose ball during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, in New York.  (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Knicks Aim To End Skid

The Knicks look to avoid their fourth straight loss Wednesday night when they visit the Houston Rockets to open a three-game road trip.