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The USA is in great position entering Round 2 of the World Cup. So are many other teams

Aug. 31, 2023 04:33 AM EDT

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The opponent names will become more recognizable for USA Basketball now. Nikola Vucevic awaits on Friday, Jonas Valanciunas on Sunday, and if the Americans keep progressing through this FIBA World Cup the challenges will only get tougher. To that, they...

Pelicans sign forwards Jones and Lidell, and center Zeller to contracts

Jul. 07, 2023 00:27 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans signed forwards Herb Jones and E.J. Lidell, and veteran center Cody Zeller, the club announced Thursday. Jones, a 2021 second-round draft choice out of Alabama, was a starter throughout last season after emerging as the club's most...