Jerry Colangelo: Team USA will face more difficultly luring NBA stars
Jerry Colangelo fixed USA Basketball after an unthinkable bronze medal in the 2004 Olympics with an unconventional, daring, intricate plan.
1 month ago - ProBasketballTalk - 2 articles
Kevin Durant breaks Olympic scoring record for Team USA, which advances to knockout stage with win over Czech Republic
Kevin Durant had been eying Carmelo Anthony's Team USA career Olympic scoring record for years.
1 month ago - ProBasketballTalk - 4 articles
The Dream Team days are long gone for USA Olympic basketball
The era when American players could win gold at the Games just by showing up is over. The rest of the world has simply become too good It's too easy to make excuses for the...
1 month ago - The Guardian
Post Up: Team USA Gets Bounce Back Win Over Iran in Tokyo Olympics
The U.S. Men's basketball team found themselves in an unfamiliar position going into their second game against Iran. It was a must-win game that could have ended any chance of...
1 month ago - SLAMonline
Opinion: Time to face facts, NBA coaching legend Gregg Popovich stinks at Olympic basketball
Gregg Popovich has won five NBA titles with the Spurs, but he has been clueless from the very moment he was given the reins to USA Basketball.
1 month ago - USA Today - 3 articles
Team USA men's basketball rebounds from opening loss at Olympics with rout of Iran
The US men's basketball team rebounded from an opening loss at the Olympics with a rout of Iran on Wednesday.
1 month ago - USA Today - 3 articles
DeMar DeRozan on the Team USA basketball losses & his time playing in the Olympics I Club Shay Shay
Shannon Sharpe talks to DeMar DeRozan about his time playing for Team USA, the current team's recent struggles and the pressure on American basketball when they go play...
1 month ago - Fox Sports - 3 articles
US women's 3-on-3 basketball team leans on ex-WNBA star in quest for Olympics gold
Kara Lawson, former WNBA All-Star and current Duke head coach, started her coaching career in the 3-on-3 format.
2 monthes ago - USA Today - 3 articles
2020 Tokyo Olympics: USA men's basketball team looks to bounce back vs. Iran after dropping opener
Team USA will try to get back to winning when it takes on Iran early Wednesday morning
2 monthes ago - CBSSports - 2 articles
U.S. women's basketball will face challenges to its run of Olympic dominance
For nearly three decades, the U.S. women's basketball team has been unbeatable at the Olympics. In Tokyo, its golden reign will be tested.
2 monthes ago - Los Angeles Times - 4 articles
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Ex-NBA star Odom, ex-champ Bowe book bout
Former heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe and former NBA player Lamar Odom have booked a celebrity boxing match for Oct. 2.
The biggest free-agency and trade storylines - including the peculiar...
The Lakers made the blockbuster move, but was it the right move? Our NBA insiders are answering the biggest questions surrounding free agency and trade season.
Sources: Lakers agree to Westbrook blockbuster
The Lakers have agreed to a deal with the Wizards to acquire Russell Westbrook in exchange for Kyle Kuzma, Montrezl Harrell, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and the No. 22 pick...
Sources: OKC gets first-rounder, Favors from Jazz
The Thunder, who already have 12 first-round picks above and beyond their own over the next five drafts, picked up another future No. 1 and center Derrick Favors from Utah for...
NBA selects late Kentucky guard Clarke with pick
Commissioner Adam Silver paused the draft and invited Terrence Clarke's mother, sister and brother onto the stage, as the NBA selected Clarke - giving him the honor he would've...
Sources: Wolves trading Rubio to Cavs for Prince
The Cavs are acquiring Rubio, a 2022 second-round pick and cash for Taurean Prince, sources told ESPN.
Colangelo defends Team USA, predicts gold
Team USA managing director Jerry Colangelo knows things haven't gone as planned this summer with a volatile roster and some shaky performance on the floor. But he was emphatic...
NBA experts: winners, losers and shocking trades from a ridiculous draft
From blockbuster trades to shocking lottery picks, our experts break down everything from a wild draft night.
Canada's Joshua Primo, Chris Duarte selected back-to-back in Round 1 of NBA...
Quiet night: Miami Heat make no selections in NBA Draft