1. DeMarcus Cousins' Dedication Can Eliminate Team USA's Biggest Weakness

    On Tuesday afternoon, Finland simply didn't belong on the same basketball court as the United States, who stormed out to an early lead and finished the rout with a 59-point victory, one that left little doubt about the strength and depth of the U...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 hours ago 7,481 reads 31 comments

  2. USA vs. Finland FIBA World Cup: Game Grades, Analysis for Team USA vs. Wolf Pack

    Following a summer full of anticipation, Team USA has finally kicked off the 2014 FIBA World Cup with a commanding 114-55 win over Finland...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 4 hours ago 10,256 reads 49 comments

  3. Team USA Basketball Schedule: Dates, TV Info and Latest 2014 FIBA Predictions

    Team USA will attempt to once again cement its worldwide dominance on the hardwood during the 2014 FIBA World Cup...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 hours ago 105 reads 0 comments

  4. Triathlon World Series Grand Final 2014: Daily Results, Schedule, Prize Money

    The 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series comes to a climactic end in Edmonton on Monday, with a picturesque Canadian setting playing host to the last of eight stops on this year's slate...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 13 hours ago 572 reads 0 comments

  5. USA vs. Finland: TV Info, Live Stream and Preview for FIBA World Cup 2014

    If you need a break from all the college football Saturday, you can get your fair share of patriotism and hoops on ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 hours ago 2,840 reads 0 comments

  6. 6 Things That Have to Happen for Team USA to Win 2014 FIBA World Cup

    For the first time in a long time, the focus surrounding Team USA has finally returned to the basketball court...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 8,888 reads 56 comments

  7. Jerry Colangelo Calls James Harden the Leader of Team USA

    USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo was just answering a question, but in the process he may have given this team both guidance and a slick slogan. Don't fear the beard — follow it...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 7,723 reads 48 comments

  8. FIBA World Cup 2014: Team USA Draw and Predictions for Early Games

    Before we get to what may be an inevitable showdown between the United States and Spain at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the red, white and blue have to navigate their way through the group stage of the event...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 218 reads 0 comments

  9. Two Sets That Will Make Team USA Flourish During 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Team USA, the clear front-runner to win the 2014 FIBA World Cup, faces a dilemma. On one hand, head coach Mike Krzyzewski is fielding a roster far superior in talent to any other country and could steer the offensive ship toward isolation play...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 2 days ago 2,867 reads 1 comments

  10. Biggest Potential Challenges Team USA Will Face During 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Team USA has left the proving grounds behind them. There are no more roster calls to make or "friendly" exhibitions to try to get up for...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 days ago 9,412 reads 13 comments

  11. FIBA World Cup 2014: Full Schedule and Championship Predictions

    This Saturday, the tune-up games end and the first official action of FIBA World Cup 2014 kicks off. The entire schedule can be found on the FIBA site , but we'll also break ...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 3 days ago 6,662 reads 0 comments

  12. Team USA Big Men Proving They Can Match Up with Spain at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    If their last two FIBA tuneups are any indication, Team USA’s template will be as follows: author a somewhat forgettable first half that gives the opponent a modicum of confidence, before steadily pulling away behind a balanced scoring effort...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 4 days ago 24,381 reads 53 comments

  13. FIBA World Cup 2014: Breaking Down Team USA's Toughest Challengers

    As typical for any international basketball tournament, the United States enters the 2014 FIBA World Cup as the favorites...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 days ago 243 reads 1 comments

  14. USA vs. Slovenia: Start Time, TV Schedule and World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview

    Mike Krzyzewski picked the official roster, and now he gets to test-drive it one more time before it starts to count. Team USA will take on Slovenia in its final exhibition contest before the 2014 FIBA World Cup begins Aug...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 3,731 reads 1 comments

  15. Just Six Months After the Olympics, Sochi Looks Like a Ghost Town

    It's been almost exactly six months since the Sochi Olympics wrapped up and the world promptly moved on to speculating about the Rio 2016...

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 5 days ago 328 reads 0 comments

  16. Will Team USA's Final FIBA Roster Come Back to Haunt Them?

    Athleticism and skill was supposed to be Team USA's ticket to a FIBA World Cup title, and it might still be. But this group's final roster is bigger than most envisioned it —including head coach Mike Krzyzewski himself...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 days ago 974 reads 0 comments

  17. 5 Teams That Will Give Team USA the Biggest Problems During FIBA World Cup

    Team USA's 12-man roster for the FIBA World Cup is set, and now, all that's left of a summer's worth of uncertainty is the lingering question of whether this crop of Americans can cruise through international competition like most of the ones before it..

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 52,337 reads 96 comments

  18. Usain Bolt Sets World Indoor 100-Meter Record in Warsaw National Stadium

    Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt set a world indoor 100-meter record over the weekend in Warsaw, Poland. With a time of 9.98 seconds, Bolt continued his historic career on the track after an injury-plagued season thus far...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 6 days ago 77,418 reads 64 comments

  19. Video: Bolt Sets World Record for Indoor 100M

    Usain Bolt returned to form on Saturday, busting an indoor world record in Warsaw by finishing a race at 9.98 and blowing away the competition...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 6 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  20. Phelps Caps Comeback with Another Gold Medal

    Michael Phelps completed his comeback meet in international competition with a gold medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night program that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 6 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  21. Bolt Pulls out of Zurich 100M, Won't Compete Again This Year

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  22. U.S. Teen Ledecky Sets Another World Record

    GOLD COAST, Australia -- Katie Ledecky sliced almost six seconds off her own world mark in the women's 1,500-meter freestyle on Sunday, winning in 15 minutes, 28...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 167 reads 0 comments

  23. Phelps Reaches 200 IM Final, Knocks out Lochte

    Michael Phelps overhauled U.S. teammate Ryan Lochte late in their preliminary heat Sunday, qualifying for the 200 medley final at the Pan Pacific championships at the expense of his friend and longtime rival...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 292 reads 0 comments

  24. Michael Phelps Wins Gold in 100-Meter Butterfly at Pan Pacific Championships

    Michael Phelps ' comeback is starting to pick up some serious steam. The 22-time Olympic medalist (18 golds) took first in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships on Saturday, which are taking place in Gold Coast, Australia...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 37,369 reads 4 comments

  25. Phelps Edges Lochte for 100M Butterfly Gold

    GOLD COAST, Australia -- The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 days ago 11 reads 0 comments