Everything changed for the Cleveland Cavaliers when LeBron James decided to go home. With Kevin Love finally landing in Cleveland on Saturday, James' mission to bring his hometown a championship got real.
Derrick Rose hasn't practiced or played since Team USA's exhibition victory over Brazil on Saturday. After sitting out a 105-62 victory over the Dominican Republic Wednesday night, the former MVP insisted there's nothing to worry about.
In recent years, the NBA's showcase event has been overshadowed by endless speculation about the trade deadline. By adding some much needed breathing room with a longer All-Star break, the fun might be restored.