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Kevin Zimmerman

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Blog manager at AZDesertSwarm.com and reporter at ValleyoftheSuns.com. Also an occasional contributing writer at Dime Magazine. I'm a University of Arizona graduate and a Phoenix-native who enjoys complaining, wings and beer. Basketball is my favorite thing.

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FIBA schedule features USA-New Zealand

The Americans hope to show improvements against New Zealand after having trouble with Turkey, while a Group D matchup between Australia and Lithuania has potential to be entertaining.

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Rondo, agent deny trade request

The Boston Celtics guard said through a spokeswoman that he and his agent haven't requested a trade.

Gorgui Dieng helps Senegal upset Croatia

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The Minnesota Timberwolves youngster pushed Senegal to its second upset in three games.

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Spain and Brazil highlight World Cup action

Group A will continue beating on itself, but this battle will likely determine seeding in the round of 16.

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World Cup: USA tested, France picks up big win

The Americans finally figured out Turkey, but the game of the day was played between France and Serbia in the group of death.

Rockets set to acquire Jason Terry

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The Houston Rockets will ship non-guaranteed contracts to Sacramento in exchange for the veteran guard.

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Faried leads USA in testy win over Turkey

USA Basketball took three quarters to figure out a Turkish team that slowed the tempo and took Coach K's squad out of its game.

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How to watch Team USA take on Turkey

Turkey and the USA square off in the second day of group play.

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Spain is Team USA's No. 1 threat in World Cup

The Spanish players are hoping the experience of playing with one another for so long will end in a World Cup first-place finish.

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Size gives Brazil shot at World Cup success

A familiar Brazilian team with a lot of size will bring a unique style to the FIBA World Cup.

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