KRZYZEWSKI - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KRZYZEWSKI News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Krzyzewski: Coaching U.S. is no unfair edge at Duke http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58429565-77/krzyzewski-duke-team-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58429565-77/krzyzewski-duke-team-basketball.html.csp">Krzyzewski: Coaching U.S. is no unfair edge at Duke</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOEDY McCREARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:22.014-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Durham, N.C. • Mike Krzyzewski says his side job as coach of U.S. national team does not give him an unfair advantage at Duke. Krzyzewski met with media in Durham Thursday for the first time since leading the Americans to the gold medal at the Basketball World Cup in Spain. He fired back at critics who have suggested he uses his connections to the U.S. team for self-serving reasons with the Blue Devils. He says any advantage gained is “an advantage through accomplishment” and adds that coaching ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584295652014-09-18T23:09:22.014-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:22.014-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58429565@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:22 MDT International basketball: Coach K revisits 1992 Dream Team in Barcelona http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58379653-77/team-barcelona-basketball-krzyzewski.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58379653-77/team-barcelona-basketball-krzyzewski.html.csp">International basketball: Coach K revisits 1992 Dream Team in Barcelona</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:34.634-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Barcelona, Spain • Mike Krzyzewski held out his arm, showing that just talking about the 1992 Olympics caused goose bumps. The memories of the music, the celebrations, and of course the Dream Team came back Friday when he began talking about basketball and Barcelona, and the beauty of both that he saw as a U.S. assistant 22 years earlier. The players on the U.S. team he’s coaching now are mostly too young to remember — Anthony Davis and Andre Drummond weren’t even born. But they know Michael Jo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583796532014-09-05T23:22:34.634-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:34.634-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58379653@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:34 MDT World Cup basketball: U.S. routs New Zealand to remains undefeated http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58366088-77/zealand-krzyzewski-points-anthony.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58366088-77/zealand-krzyzewski-points-anthony.html.csp">World Cup basketball: U.S. routs New Zealand to remains undefeated</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Mahoney</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T23:31:07.406-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bilbao, Spain • American players paused from their warmups to stand and face their New Zealand opponents as they performed the haka, their traditional war dance challenge. The U.S. response wasn’t nearly as interesting. Just pound the ball inside and outmuscle an overmatched opponent. Anthony Davis had 21 points and nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday. James Harden scored 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583660882014-09-02T23:31:07.406-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T23:31:07.406-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58366088@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:31:07 MDT U.S. beats Puerto Rico in hoops exhibition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58327191-77/team-final-krzyzewski-saturday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58327191-77/team-final-krzyzewski-saturday.html.csp">U.S. beats Puerto Rico in hoops exhibition</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.82-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Mike Krzyzewski is ready to decide who is going with him to Spain. The U.S. national team coach said the Americans expect to trim their roster to 12 on Saturday before leaving for Europe, after team officials had previously said they might carry extra players. Final rosters for the FIBA World Cup of Basketball aren’t due until next Friday, but the Americans won’t need that much time. “We feel that it’s better to go with 12 because that’s really difficult on anybody if they’re not goin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583271912014-08-23T16:49:19.82-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T16:49:19.82-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58327191@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp">NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By W.G. RAMIREZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George has undergone successful surgery on his broken right leg and is expected to remain in the hospital for about three days. The 6-foot-10 George had an operation at Sunrise Hospital to repair the open tibia-fibula fracture, USA Basketball said in a statement early Saturday morning. Dr. David Silverberg, Dr. Joseph Yu and USA Basketball team physician Riley Williams, were present for the surgery, the release said. George suffered the gruesome right leg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537172014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253717@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:14 MDT Pacers’ George breaks leg in scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252652-77/george-players-team-krzyzewski.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252652-77/george-players-team-krzyzewski.html.csp">Pacers’ George breaks leg in scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By w.g. ramirez</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team’s intrasquad scrimmage Friday night. George leaped to contest a fast-break layup by James Harden with 9:33 left in the fourth quarter and his leg smashed against the bottom of the backboard stanchion and crumpled. Trainers immediately ran onto the floor and after roughly 10 minutes of stoppage, George was taken out of the arena on a stretcher. With players looking visibly upset, co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582526522014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58252652@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 13:33:26 MDT