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Don't change USA Basketball

Paul George's injury shouldn't spur a return to old ways for the U.S. program

Updated: August 5, 2014, 2:59 PM ET
By Jay Bilas | ESPN Insider

The injury to Paul George was jarring, to say the least. For anyone with feelings, your heart sank and thoughts were immediately about the recovery of a magnificent athlete suffering a brutal injury. It was a tough night.

Still, in the aftermath, a lot of seemingly dated concerns have been raised again, solely to his injury. Heading into Friday's USA Basketball Blue-White scrimmage in Las Vegas, there wasn't a single concern about USA Basketball's participation in international ...

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