1. Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne Headline USA's Roster for Rio 2016 Olympics

    Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Breanna Stewart are among the players who will represent the United States in women's basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 7,042 reads 16 comments

  2. Chris Paul Withdraws from Consideration for Team USA Roster at 2016 Olympics

    After winning Olympic gold in both 2008 and 2012, Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul revealed Monday he has removed himself from consideration for Team USA at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 65,050 reads 118 comments

  3. Anthony Davis Comments on Torn Labrum, Reveals He Won't Play in 2016 Olympics

    Anthony Davis, who was shut down for the season by the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday due to knee and shoulder injuries, said Monday he won't participate in this summer's Rio Olympics, per Jim Eichenhofer of Pelicans...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 27,420 reads 107 comments

  4. Jerry Colangelo Comments on 2016 Rio Olympics, Mike Krzyzewski and More

    USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed Mike Krzyzewski will coach in the 2016 Rio Olympics despite his plans to undergo knee replacement surgery. β€œHe should be OK...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 2,018 reads 4 comments

  5. Jerry Colangelo Comments on Blake Griffin's Team USA Standing

    Los Angeles Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin has been sidelined since Christmas Day due to a quad injury and a fractured hand. He suffered the latter of those injuries when he punched a Clippers equipment manager...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 4,042 reads 34 comments

  6. Jerry Colangelo Comments on Mike Krzyzewski's Status with USA Basketball

    The basketball competition in the 2016 Summer Olympics starts Aug. 6, but USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo is still concerned about who will coach Team USA in Rio de Janeiro...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 4,912 reads 7 comments

  7. Damian Lillard Named 2016 Team USA Olympic Finalist: Latest Details, Reaction

    USA Basketball announced Wednesday that Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard is a finalist for the national team ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 26,987 reads 30 comments

  8. Gregg Popovich Named Team USA Basketball Head Coach for 2017-20

    The United States' men's national basketball team has found its next head coach, as Gregg Popovich will take the mantle from 2017 to 2020 after Mike Krzyzewski's run ends following the 2016 Rio Olympics...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 39,468 reads 150 comments

  9. Mike Krzyzewski Announces 2016 Olympic Games Will Be His Last as USA Coach

    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski confirmed Monday he will be stepping down as the United States men's basketball coach following the 2016 Rio Olympics. "It is. It definitely is," Krzyzewski told ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 32,087 reads 99 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant's Future with 2016 Rio Olympics Team Discussed by Jerry Colangelo

    As preparations continue for the 2016 United States Olympic basketball team, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Kobe Bryant may want his final act to come with a gold medal in Rio next summer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 54,401 reads 207 comments

  11. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: Reaction and Takeaways for Blue vs White

    Thirsty hoop fans wandering the basketball wasteland of mid-August stumbled on the oasis of Team USA's Basketball Showcase just in time...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 138,859 reads 169 comments

  12. LeBron's Olympic Decision Should Be a Matter of Choice, Not Duty

    LAS VEGAS β€” There were only six minutes when LeBron James appeared as if he'd rather be anywhere else Wednesday, and those ticked off β€” painfully slowly β€” ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 10 months ago 39,543 reads 127 comments

  13. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: TV, Live Stream Schedule for Blue vs. White

    USA basketball has convened in Las Vegas for its 2015 minicamp, and a star-studded roster of NBA talent is slated to hit the floor at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center Thursday evening for an intrasquad scrimmage...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 8,234 reads 1 comments

  14. Jerry Colangelo Comments on LeBron James' Status with 2016 Olympic Team

    After leading the United States Olympic men's basketball team to consecutive gold medals, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has a spot on the 2016 squad waiting for him if he decides to play in Rio de Janeiro...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 1,490 reads 0 comments

  15. Team USA Basketball Minicamp 2015: Dates, Schedule, Roster and Participants

    Before attempting to win its third gold medal in a row at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Team USA will kick things off with a minicamp in Las Vegas...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 6,440 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Best Team USA Coaching Candidates to Succeed Mike Krzyzewski After 2016

    With a pair of Olympic gold medals already under his belt, Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski has an opportunity to punctuate his wildly successful run with a bang at the 2016 Rio Games...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 21,398 reads 61 comments

  17. Dwight Howard Reportedly Will Attend Team USA's Minicamp

    Dwight Howard will be among the stars heading to Las Vegas for the United States men's basketball team minicamp starting on Aug. 11, per ESPN.com's Marc Stein . This comes a little over a day after Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 22,799 reads 286 comments

  18. Team USA Minicamp Roster 2015: Latest News and Rumors on Potential Attendees

    With the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro just a year away, Team USA will be hosting a minicamp in August, with some of the NBA's top talent expected to be in attendance...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 85,746 reads 437 comments

  19. Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Will Accept Team USA Minicamp Invitation

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has been part of the past three United States men's basketball teams at the Olympics, and it appears as though he is taking steps toward making it four in a row...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 12,320 reads 78 comments

  20. Predicting the USA Basketball Men's National Team Roster for 2016 Olympics

    USA Basketball has yet to solidify its roster for the 2016 Olympics, but it already looks like the heavy favorite. No matter which players are selected, the final product is going to be an embarrassment of riches...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 82,300 reads 293 comments