Thursday Links

Dylan Burkhardt
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  • Always thought that ‘never gets called’ stuff was rubbish. As if a player at the line for a one-and-one, with all that pressure on him, would not be exciting, too.

    And in other (OT) news, there’s an interesting piece here about the very inexperienced and largely starless team the US will field in the World Championships this year:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/23/sports/basketball/23teamusa.html?hpw

    I predict that they will be a) hungry and b) more fun to watch than the usual array of overpaid large people and c) that Coach K et al come home with their tails between their legs.