Luol Deng

JOHANNESBURG, SA - AUGUST 1: Al-Farouq Aminu #9 and Dikembe Mutombo of Team Africa after the NBA Africa Game 2015 as part of Basketball Without Boarders on August 1, 2015 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa.  (Credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Team World Wins First Ever NBA Africa Exhibition Game

The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday — starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute.

08/01/2015

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 31: Pau Gasol #4 of Spain  and team mate, and brother, Marc Gasol #13 look on from the bench in the Men's Basketball Preliminary Round match between Australia and Spain on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Basketball Arena on July 31, 2012 in London, England.  (Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Chris Paul, Gasol Brothers Headline 1st NBA Africa Game

Gregg Popovich will coach Team Africa with captain Luol Deng, while brothers Pau and Marc Gasol will play for Team World in the NBA’s first game in Africa.

07/16/2015

Dion Waiters #3 of the Cleveland Cavaliers goes to the basket against Jordan Hill #27, Wesley Johnson #11, and Chris Kaman #9 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 14, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deng’s 27 Points Lead Cavs Past Woeful Lakers, 120-118

Luol Deng hit five 3-pointers while scoring 27 points, Anderson Varejao added 18 points and 18 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the spiraling Los Angeles Lakers 120-118 Tuesday night.

01/14/2014

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Bulls Beat Wizards To Lock Up No. 5 Seed In East

Carlos Boozer had 19 points and 15 rebounds to help the Chicago Bulls clinch the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference with a 95-92 win over the Washington Wizards in the regular-season finale Wednesday night.

04/18/2013