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Team USA basketball may be getting the role players it needs

You already know that the stars will not be joining Team USA Basketball for the FIBA World Cup next month. The roster is bereft of top-tier talent, and as a result, we’ve poked a more than fair amount of fun at the leftovers. But as the roster streamlines into something like its playing weight,...

Team White guard Derrick White (46) dribbles the ball past Team Blue guard De'Aaron Fox (20) during the first half of the U.S. men's basketball team's scrimmage in Las Vegas, Friday, Aug. 9, 2019. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP) ...