Category: 2012 Summer Olympics

Tyson Chandler Believes Carmelo Anthony is a Changed Player Since the Olympics

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Tyson Chandler has been the heart and soul of this current Knicks team ever since his arrival last season. The amount of toughness he brings on defense cannot be measured on a stat sheet. Chandler is averaging around 12 points per game this season as the Knicks have gotten off to ...

Nets GM Billy King on Adding Talent Around Deron Williams: “We Weren’t Going to Rebuild, We Were Going to Try to Do Something Special”

Monday, July 16th, 2012

The Brooklyn Nets couldn't find a way to get star center Dwight Howard on their roster. That didn't keep them from vastly improving their team, however, this offseason. The Nets landed Joe Johnson in a trade, signed free agent Gerald Wallace, re-signed Brook Lopez and convinced Deron Williams to stay ...

LeBron, Carmelo, Durant and Blake Griffin Weigh in on Team USA’s Upcoming Test at 2012 Olympic Games

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

In 2008, Team USA Basketball was dubbed The Redeem Team during their quest to bounce back from a disappointing bronze medal showing in the 2004 Olympics and then a third-place finish in the 2006 World Championships during their eventual gold medal conquest at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. That motivation won't ...

Mike Krzyzewski Talks 2012 Olympics, Dishes on How he Controls Dream Team Egos

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

It's easy for basketball fans to lose sight of it as the NBA playoffs get underway, but the 2012 Summer Olympics are less than three months away. This year, Mike Krzyzewski and his coaching staff will have their work cut out for them. Thanks to the lockout, there'll be less ...