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High School Teams Head to China, Mixing Basketball and Business

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:42:48 GMT

Montverde Academy’s R.J. Barrett, whose team will play in a tournament in Beijing in December, already has extensive international basketball experience. But even he was surprised by the recent ordeal of three U.C.L.A. players who were detained by the police in China. “I mean that’s crazy,” Barrett said.Eager to market themselves and their players, three United States high schools are likely to face added scrutiny at a tournament in Beijing next month after three U.C.L.A. players were arrested in China.

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U.C.L.A. Suspends 3 Players; They Admitted to Shoplifting in China

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:32:38 GMT

U.C.L.A. basketball players, from left, Cody Riley, LiAngelo Ball and Jalen Hill apologized Wednesday for shoplifting from multiple stores in China.LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, detained in China for shoplifting, were released after President Trump interceded with President Xi Jinping.

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On College Basketball: Freshmen Rule College Basketball, Unless the Rules Change

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 05:29:46 GMT

Trevon Duval, a freshman, driving during the top-ranked Blue Devils’ win over Michigan State on Tuesday night.Duke and Kentucky have dominated the one-and-done era, but a looming discussion about possible N.C.A.A. rules changes may change the landscape.

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