Posts tagged "national team"

Loul Deng dominates minor league international play

Loul Deng is back playing for GB where, if nothing else, his confidence ought to get a shot in the arm. Bulls forward Luol Deng joined up with the Great Britain national team in its quest to qualify for next year’s European championships. The result was 32 points and 9 rebounds by Deng as the... Read more »

Derrick Rose named to 27 man national team roster

Per KC Johnson: Derrick Rose’s big week just got bigger. Already slated to defend his Skills Challenge title at All-Star weekend Saturday and make his first All-Star appearance Sunday, Rose learned he is one of 27 players named to USA Basketball’s national team roster for the 2010-12 commitment. Besides possibly playing in the 2010 world... Read more »

Bulls blocked Deng from playing for GB?

At least according to some British basketball site that seems to have no idea what it’s talking about. NBA superstar Luol Deng is set to be ruled out of GB’s basketball squad after the Chicago Bulls won a club versus country fight over the crocked ace. The article makes it sound like this choice was... Read more »