Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets scored 22 points, Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans had all of his 19 in the second half and the United States rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 in a FIBA Basketball World Cup game in Bilbao, Spain.
The Chris Petersen era started with an escape. And an exhale. It wasn’t all high-fives and high praise. Years from now, this debut should prove to be a mere snapshot in Petersen’s album, but it’ll be one of those ugly childhood photos that you wish your parents wouldn’t show
According to a report form Tom Pelissero of USA Today, the Oakland Raiders have claimed Benson Mayowa and the Cleveland Browns have claimed Caylin Hauptmann, each of whom was waived by the Seahawks on Saturday: