USA Basketball

USA Basketball Survives Scare From Lithuania
LeBron James proved in this year's NBA Finals that he was someone who could get the job done in crunch time. Nobody would have thought that he'd need to do it again in today's game against Lithuania but, if he didn't, the US wouldn't have won in a 99-94 thriller...
USA Basketball Squeak Out 83 Point Win Over Nigeria
Records were shattered on Thursday as the USA men's basketball team eviscerated Nigeria 156-73 in pool play action, breaking the Olympic record for most points scored in a game.
Criticized by many for their slow starts in games against France and Tunisia, the Americans came out with guns blazing…
US National Team Demolishes Great Britain
The United States men's National Basketball team made Great Britain look more like Terrible Britain after a 118-78 drubbing in Manchester, England today.
USA shot 60.3% from the field and had six double figure scorers, led by Carmelo Anthony and Deron Williams who each had 19 points...
USA Basketball Unleash Fury On Dominican Republic
In their first exhibition leading up to the 2012 Olympic Games, the United States national basketball team handled the Dominican Republic to the tune of a 54 point beat down.
The US shot 57% from the field for the game, paced by Kevin Durant who shot 9-11 from the floor including 5-6 from three point…