Monthly Archives: August 2010

Durant Shines in USA Squeaker Over Brazil

Former Montrose Christian star Kevin Durant is the outstanding player so far in the FIBA World Championships in Turkey:

http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/38923303/ns/sports-nba/

His 27 points paced the USA in their hard fought 70-68 win over Brazil.

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Kevin Durant Leads US In Rout of Slovenia

Former DC Assault AAU star scores 22 as Americans are never in jeopardy:

http://blogs.orlandosentinel.com/sports_magic/2010/08/top-magic-and-nba-news-monday-august-30.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sports%2Fmagic%2Fbasketblog+%28Magic+BasketBlog%29&utm_content=Google+Feedfetcher

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Georgetown’s Austin Freeman Won’t Let Diabetes Stop Him

Former DeMatha guard plays through disability:

http://ncaabasketball.fanhouse.com/2010/08/13/hoyas-austin-freeman-wont-let-diabetes-slow-him-down/

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Kevin Durant’s Late Defense Leads U.S. In Thriller Over Spain

Suitland’s Kevin Durant leads team USA to a triumph over a strong Spanish contingent:

http://turkey2010.fiba.com/pages/eng/fe/10/fwcm/news/p/eid/4728/nid/42884/orderby//rid//sid/4728/article.html

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St. Anthony’s & DeMatha: When It Was A Game

Nice piece by The City Paper’s Dave McKenna on D.C. high school ‘ball, Thompson-Wootten vintage:

http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/articles/37602/summer-league-hoops

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Durant Prepares to Lead USA Vs. World

Suitland native and NBA scoring champ Kevin Durant is set to lead the USA national team in FIBA play:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/15/sports/basketball/15durant.html?_r=2

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