1. Jerry Colangelo Steps Down as Team USA Basketball Chairman

    With his second term set to expire, Jerry Colangelo announced Thursday he will not seek a third term as chairman of USA Basketball. According to a USA Basketball press release tweeted by Marc J...

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  2. US Olympic Greats Pass the Torch to Kevin Durant, 2016 Team After Gold Medal

    Another year, another gold. After the United States men's national basketball team knocked off Serbia, 96-66, in the Olympic gold-medal game Sunday, Bleacher Report crafted a visual featuring legends of America's basketball past...

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  3. Jimmy Butler Believes He's Better Than Demaryius Thomas and Antonio Brown

    Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler apparently thinks highly of his football skills. The NBA player currently representing USA Basketball at the 2016 Olympics told ESPN on Saturday he believes he could play wide receiver in the NFL...

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  4. Olympic Basketball Odds: USA Betting Favorite over Serbia in Gold Medal Game

    The United States men’s basketball team will be playing for gold yet again Sunday in Rio de Janeiro when it takes on an upset-minded Serbia squad as 15-point betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark...

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  5. USA vs. Serbia: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    Sunday's gold-medal game between Team USA and Serbia will be a David vs. Goliath clash. The Serbians are playing Olympic men's basketball for the first time as an independent nation...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 33,148 reads 25 comments

  6. Team USA Is in for a Gold Medal Basketball Brawl Against Serbia

    Team USA continued its trend of doing just enough to win, advancing to the gold-medal game with an 82-76 Friday  victory over Spain. Klay Thompson led the U.S...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 34,033 reads 63 comments

  7. Why You Need to Watch Team USA and the Men's Olympic Basketball Semis

    We've got four teams and roughly 10 times that many intriguing storylines left in the men's basketball portion of the Rio Olympics. It's elimination time now...

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  8. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 14

    Team USA finally got its groove back. After stumbling through its last three games of group play at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the Americans appeared to wake up about six minutes into Wednesday's quarterfinal against Argentina...

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  9. Team USA vs. Spain: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    Recent history and on-paper potential both predicted Team USA and Spain would collide in the gold-medal matchup. That's where they met in the past two Olympics and what their respective rosters looked capable of this time around...

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  10. What Did We Learn from USA Basketball's Big Win over Argentina?

    What did USA basketball's win over Argentina do for the team heading into the semifinals? With Manu Ginobili's international career coming to an end, how will he be remembered? ...

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  11. 2016 Summer Olympics Odds: USA Double-Digit Betting Favorite vs. Spain in Semis

    The United States did not start off impressively against Argentina in the quarterfinals of the Olympic men’s basketball tournament, but the Americans had strong second and third ...

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  12. So Far so Good, but Real Work Starts Now for Team USA

    Team USA's 105-78 semifinal win over Argentina on Wednesday dimmed the fears kindled by a too-close-for-comfort stretch of group play. But it didn't extinguish them. Still, credit the U...

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  13. Olympic Basketball Odds: USA Big Betting Favorite vs. Argentina in Quarterfinals

    Despite some close calls in the group stage, Team USA is an even bigger favorite to take home its third straight gold medal in men’s basketball at the Rio Summer Olympics...

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  14. USA vs. France: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    With group basketball play drawing to a close in Rio, Sunday's meeting against France's finest is Team USA's last chance before the quarterfinals to erase any lingering doubt about ...

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  15. Team USA Is Running out of Time to Get Its Basketball Act Together

    Led by 15 points and five assists from Kyrie Irving, Team USA knocked off Serbia by a final score of 94-91 to continue its unbeaten stretch over the first four games of the 2016 Olympics...

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  16. USA vs. Serbia: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    Team USA didn't pass its first true 2016 Olympic test with flying colors, but its win streak reached 71 games nonetheless. Extending it to 72 shouldn't be an issue because its next opponent, Serbia, isn't as threatening as its last one...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 2,397 reads 0 comments

  17. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 7

    Australia's men's basketball team gave Team USA its first real test at the 2016 Summer Olympics. In the process, it may have exposed flaws for the overwhelming favorite...

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  18. Draymond Green on Kyrie Irving's 3-Pointer vs. Australia: Too Familiar, Too Soon

    Draymond Green wasn’t ready for Kyrie Irving’s clutch three-pointer in the United States’ 98-88 win over Australia on Wednesday at the 2016 Rio Games...

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  19. Australia Proves Its Case as Top Challenger to Team USA

    If Australia hadn't shown up to win, if it hadn't fought like crazy, if it hadn't legitimately put a scare into Team USA and maybe even deserved to win Wednesday, whatever remaining Olympic basketball drama there was in Rio would have evaporated...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 162,666 reads 255 comments

  20. USA vs. Australia: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for 2016 Olympic Basketball

    With Team USA's throttling lesser foes while presumptive threats Spain and France appear shockingly meek, Wednesday's meeting between the U.S. and Australia suddenly looms large...

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  21. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 5

    2016 Summer Olympic Games basketball rolls on in Rio de Janeiro Wednesday, as Team USA is back in action on both the men's and women's sides...

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  22. Team USA Springs Momentary Leaks in Blowout Win over Venezuela

    Venezuela's 113-69 loss Monday highlighted something everyone watching the Rio Olympics already knew: It takes more than a good quarter to beat Team USA. Much more...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 54,972 reads 114 comments

  23. Pacers' Lavoy Allen Trolls Paul George for Getting Crossed Up at Olympics

    Indiana Pacers star Paul George had a rough start to his Olympics on Saturday, which one of George's NBA teammates couldn't help but notice...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 130,570 reads 33 comments

  24. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 2

    Team USA men's basketball dispatched China on Saturday 119-62, and now it's the women's turn to take the floor in Rio de Janeiro . Maya Moore, Diana Taurasi and Co...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 7 months ago 6,181 reads 0 comments

  25. Team USA Setting Noble Challenge for Itself with Defensive Identity

    Even before Team USA tipped off its Olympic debut against China on Saturday, the Americans already had the gold medal secured on paper...

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