1. Biggest Takeaways from Saturday's FIBA World Cup of Basketball Round of 16 Play

    After the first day of elimination-round competition at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, four teams survived the round of 16, while eight others will attempt to do the same on Sunday...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 15,493 reads 20 comments

  2. Is Spain vs. Team USA Becoming Best International Sporting Rivalry?

    The 2014 FIBA World Cup isn't over yet, but all indications are that the United States and Spain are destined to clash in the Sept. 14 finals. The two clubs were favorites to do just that even before group play kicked off...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 10,741 reads 73 comments

  3. Can Team USA Ride Splash Brothers Through Knockout Rounds of FIBA World Cup?

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry is finally starting to play like the breakout All-Star who took the NBA by storm last season—and fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson is following suit...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 15,320 reads 66 comments

  4. When Will Team USA Finally Face a Real Challenge in FIBA World Cup?

    At some point, the real competition was supposed to start for Team USA. But as it kicked off the knockout stage of the FIBA World Cup with an 86-63 rout of Mexico, it was clear that it still hasn't had to play at the top of its game...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 12 months ago 30,432 reads 90 comments

  5. USA vs. Mexico: Live Score and Highlights for FIBA World Cup 2014 Round of 16

    Team USA defeated Mexico 86-63 in the FIBA World Cup's round of 16 on Saturday morning. Wire-to-wire victors, Team USA was led by the hot shooting of Stephen Curry, who totaled 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting (6-of-9 from three)...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 months ago 38,138 reads 60 comments

  6. 2014 FIBA World Cup Round-of-16 Preview: Team USA vs. Mexico

    Team USA takes on Mexico on Saturday (10 a.m. ET on ESPN2) in the round of 16 at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. Will the Americans be able to carry over their group-play domination into the knockout stages? Sekou Smith of NBA ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 12 months ago 10,063 reads 10 comments

  7. USA Basketball Schedule 2014: Breaking Down Road to Gold Medal Game

    The group stage at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup is in the books, which means that the tournament is over for some teams but just starting for Team USA...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 12 months ago 2,088 reads 0 comments

  8. Breaking Down Team USA's Dominance in Group Play by the Numbers

    Team USA was expected to dominate at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain, and dominate it did in the first week of action...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 months ago 12,582 reads 15 comments

  9. FIBA World Cup: Why Spain's Threat to Team USA Is at an All-Time High

    No one needs to tell Team USA how much of a threat Spain poses to its FIBA World Cup championship chances. The U.S. knows what it's up against...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 12 months ago 11,076 reads 26 comments

  10. USA Basketball vs Ukraine: Game Grades, Analysis for FIBA World Cup 2014 Matchup

    Team USA kept its unblemished record in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup after topping Ukraine in its final game of group-play action. The Americans captured the contest 95-71 in what was a yet another one-sided affair...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 12 months ago 3,678 reads 0 comments

  11. FIBA World Cup 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Bracket Predictions for Day 6

    We aren ’t that far off from dramatic, do-or-die games in the knockout stages of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. In fact, Thursday represents the final day of group play, and there are a full 12 games on tap...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 1,151 reads 0 comments

  12. FIBA World Cup Group Play Turning into Highlight Show for Team USA

    After just four games of preliminary-round play, Team USA clinched a spot in the round of 16 and won its Group C with a 106-71 victory over the Dominican Republic on Wednesday...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 1,392 reads 1 comments

  13. Bench Players Who Can Provide the Biggest Boost for Team USA

    The 2014 USA Basketball team is unlike any of its previous incarnations. Instead of fielding a team loaded with the sport's top superstars, this version of USA Basketball is all about young, hungry players who are looking to enhance their reputations.

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 months ago 3,816 reads 13 comments

  14. USA vs Dominican Republic: TV Info, Live Stream, Preview for FIBA World Cup 2014

    Simply put, the most difficult tests for Team USA at the 2014 FIBA World Cup are waiting on the other side of group play. Nobody in Group C is going to challenge the Americans, including Wednesday’s opponent, the Dominican Republic...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 2,227 reads 1 comments

  15. Kenneth Faried's and Anthony Davis' Motors Are Redefining Team USA

    With a little help from big men Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried , the United States looks to have forgotten it's playing without a handful of the NBA's top superstars, including 2014 MVP Kevin Durant and runners-up LeBron James and Blake Griffin..

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 12 months ago 15,470 reads 32 comments

  16. Is Team Spain Gold-Medal Favorite Over USA at FIBA World Cup?

    The FIBA Basketball World Cup was advertised as a two-team race, and it has lived up to that billing through the midway point of the group stage. Both Team USA and Spain boast 3-0 records and a combined average margin of victory of 32...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 12 months ago 24,099 reads 63 comments

  17. USA Basketball vs New Zealand: Game Grades, Analysis for FIBA World Cup Matchup

    After an up-and-down performance against Turkey on Sunday, it was important that Team USA came away with a convincing win against the New Zealand Tall Blacks. Mission accomplished...

    Luke Petkac Written by Luke Petkac about 12 months ago 7,293 reads 16 comments

  18. USA Basketball vs. New Zealand: Live Score, Highlights for FIBA World Cup 2014

    Team USA moves to 3-0 in group play after a convincing 98-71 win over New Zealand. The big men, once again, led the way for the American squad...

    Brian Chen Written by Brian Chen about 12 months ago 57,222 reads 62 comments

  19. FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014: Team USA Players Who Must Improve

    It’s a testament to the overall strength of Team USA basketball that a 21-point victory over Turkey is cause for alarm, but the red, white and blue were down by six in the middle of the third quarter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 year ago 9,185 reads 1 comments

  20. USA Basketball 2014: Updated FIBA Predictions for Dream Team

    Team USA is beatable. That much is now clear after its scare against Turkey on Sunday's second game of the 2014 FIBA World Cup...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 year ago 1,815 reads 0 comments