>>Rose Struggles But U.S. Downs Slovenia
(Gran Canaria, Spain) -- Bulls guard Derrick Rose had three points and one rebound in 20 minutes of action yesterday as the U.S. defeated Slovenia 101-71 in Spain. It was the final tune-up for Team USA prior to the FIBA Basketball World Cup. The U.S. opens play this Saturday against Finland.
>>Bucks Trade For Dudley
(Undated) -- The Milwaukee Bucks acquired forward Jared Dudley and a protected 2017 first-round pick from the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday. Carlos Delfino, center Miroslav Raduljica and a 2015 second round pick was shipped to Los Angeles. The Clippers acquired Dudley in the Eric Bledsoe deal last summer, but he struggled during his one season with the team. Dudley put up 6.9 points and 2.2 rebounds in 74 games.