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During Thursday’s USA Basketball Showcase, Golden State Warriors’ Harrison Barnes had this facializing dunk over New Orleans Pelicans’ Ryan Anderson.
As good as the dunk by Barnes was, Anthony Davis may have stole the play-of-the-game with this impressive block and coast to coast slam.
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The NBA season may have ended, but that doesn’t mean we’re done posting basketball highlights. Team USA Basketball is having camp in Las Vegas this week, and they played a televised scrimmage at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday. One of the highlights was Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes dunking on New Orleans [...]
LAS VEGAS – Jrue Holday and Ryan Anderson have heard about the New Orleans Pelicans as one of the teams considering the signing of Greg Oden, and both endorse the possibility.
“That would be awesome, a great addition to what we want to do,” Holiday told RealGM late Thursday.
Oden hasn’t played since 2009, but players around USA Basketball this week had heard through people...
Let this be a lesson to New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson, if you happen to stand in the way of Golden Warriors State’s Harrison Barnes, you are more than likely going to get dunked on.
Watch as Harrison skies over Anderson for the two-handed stuff during the 3rd quarter of the Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas:
Harrison Barnes dunks on Ryan Anderson [@CJZero]
FLIES LIKE A PELICAN?
With tonight’s Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas, many of the best young NBA players are trying their best to make an impression and get a roster spot for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. In the second quarter of play, Pelicans center Anthony Davis stole an alley-oop attempt by the white team and went coast-to-coast for an impressive one-handed finish:
One of the Pelicans' new star players is getting a jump start on next season during Team USA mini-camp out in Las Vegas.
Point guard Jrue Holiday is striving to make the Team USA cut and represent at next year's World Cup championships - true.
But he's also using this time in Las Vegas to start bonding with fellow campers Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson, as well as...
Team USA has been hosting a minicamp for their young players to see who’s worthy of joining Kevin Durant and others next summer as USA basketball begins their quest for another gold medal in the 2016.
This talented group of young guys includes the likes of John Wall, Kemba Walker, DeMar DeRozan, Kyrie Irving, and Anthony Davis just to name a few.
During last night USA Basketball...
Clearly recovered from suffering an MCL sprain and bruise to his left knee in April, New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis thrived in Thursday’s Team USA Showcase. Shooting 10-of-13 from the field, the 20-year-old Davis tallied 22 points and seven rebounds in 27 minutes of action. Taken first overall out of Kentucky in 2012, the 6-foot-10, 220 pound Davis averaged 13...
It has been almost a month since Jrue Holiday was traded to New Orleans from Philadelphia, but the all-star guard is still not completely accustomed to his new team's nickname.Check out the full article here.-- "When the New Orleans Hornets initially changed their name to the Pelicans a few months back, the move was met with some skepticism. Sure, Pelicans may be fierce...
Veteran center Jermaine O’Neal signed with the Golden State Warriors this summer in another attempt at landing with a championship contender. In an effort to remain on the court more than he has in recent seasons, O’Neal underwent a procedure on his knee known as Regenokine treatment, according to Marcus Thompson of the Times-Herald.O’Neal was a member of the Boston Celtics...
The Golden State Warriors have a problem that a lot of teams wish they had right about now.
They have a lot of talent at shooting guard, on the wing, and everyone can’t play. With the addition of Andre Iguodala, the Warriors will now probably have to shift Harrison Barnes to sixth man.
Barnes started 81 games for the Warriors during the regular season, and finally started to...
Jrue Holiday is hoping to become more familiar with Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson during the three-day Team USA training camp in Las Vegas.
Holiday was traded to the New Orleans Pelicans this offseason.
"Honestly, I'd like (this week) it to bring me closer to a lot of players," Holiday said. "These are some of the best players in the league and I'd like to...