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Antić With Solid Final Game For Macedonia

By Jaryd Wilson

New Atlanta Hawk Pero Antić scored a game-high 16 points in a 76-66 loss to Latvia in Macedonia’s final EuroBasket game Monday. Antić went 10-12 from the free throw line, hit two three-pointers and also grabbed five rebounds. Macedonia struggled in the FIBA qualifying tournament, going 1-4 and failing to advance to round two.  Antić... »

Ayón Nets Double-Double; Mexico Prepares For Round Two

By Jaryd Wilson

After a somewhat surprising winning streak to start the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship, Mexico finally suffered its first loss of the season Tuesday night, a 98-78 setback at the hands of Argentina. Mexico finished first round group play 3-1, advancing to the second round as the group’s #2 seed.  They have five points carrying... »

Ayón Gets Breather, Mexico Clinches Spot In Second Round

By Jaryd Wilson

New Atlanta Hawk Gustavo Ayón scored 14 points in just 14 minutes as Mexico easily cruised into round two of the FIBA Americas Championship with an 87-65 win over Paraguay Sunday. Ayón made all seven shots he attempted, but Mexico probably didn’t even need him to take the floor Sunday.  With a game tomorrow against... »