The Americans finally figured out Turkey, but the game of the day was played between France and Serbia in the group of death. Group A of the 2014 FIBA World Cup is living up to the hype. On Sunday, the match between France and Serbia went down to the wire. Show More Summary
Team USA better watch out because Spain is rolling. The world's No. 2-ranked team dominated once again on Sunday, defeating Egypt by a score of 91-54 thanks to its Big Three of Pau Gasol, Marc Gasol and Serge Ibaka. John Schuhmann of...Show More Summary
The USA men's basketball team encountered a difficult hurdle in Sunday's 2014 FIBA World Cup game against a composed Turkey squad. In a rematch of the 2010 gold-medal game, though, Team USA's NBA All-Star-laden roster eventually stepped...Show More Summary
Greece's national team started hot for the second straight game, riding a suffocating defense and timely baskets to an 82-70 win over the Philippines in Sunday's FIBA World Cup group-stage battle. Georgios Printezis was the star offensively, leading the Greeks with 25 points and eight rebounds. Show More Summary
Go on... stare at it. The FIBA World Cup continues unabated, but there was one very strange character sitting courtside for USA vs. Turkey. The only problem is working out what the heck it is. We'll wait for the scientific report toShow More Summary
After a close first three quarters, the United States began to pull away from Turkey in their FIBA World Cup matchup on Sunday in the fourth quarter thanks to some impressive plays. With around seven minutes left to play, Klay Thompson found Anthony Davis for the impressive one-handed alley- oop. The U.S. won going away, 98-77. [Vine] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
BILBAO, Spain (AP) — Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
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Americans fell in love with the World Cup this summer, but soccer isn't over. In fact, English Premier League is just heating up. Here, a guide for newbs. The post Are You Ready For Some Football: An Introductory Guide To The English Premier League appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The second day of group play at the FIBA World Cup brings a rematch of the 2010 final between Turkey and Team USA. Elsewhere, France edged Serbia and Croatia outlasted Argentina. Blowing past Finland 114-55 was a solid opening for USA...Show More Summary
Turkey and the USA square off in the second day of group play. Blowing past Finland 114-55 was a solid opening for USA Basketball in the 2014 World Cup, and the impression it made on the rest of Group C was that field goals will be hard to come by. Show More Summary
Iran did all it could, but there just wasn't any stopping Brazil on Sunday. Brazil took this group-phase match of the FIBA World Cup by a score of 79-50, pushing its Cup record to 2-0. Iran did its best to come out firing and held a lead through most of the first quarter. Show More Summary
How do you follow up a 114-55 victory over Finland? If you're Team USA, you try to go out and dominate in your second outing at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, which will come against a 1-0 Turkish squad at 3:30 pm ET. Turkey was able to squeeze...Show More Summary
The National Women’s Soccer League has made significant changes to its 2015 schedule in order to accommodate the Women’s World Cup next summer The league announced the new schedule will feature 20 games and a two-week break for the group … Continue reading ? New NWSL Schedule Changes To Accommodate Women’s World Cup is a post from World Soccer Talk.
There was legitimate anticipation surrounding the start of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, and the tournament has lived up to the lofty expectations through the first weekend of the event. Most eyes were on Team USA and its talented roster, and the fans were not disappointed as the Americans started strong by beating Finland, 114-55, on Saturday. Show More Summary
Group A -- Granada, Spain
It was a frustrating day to be a New Zealand basketball fan on Saturday. After getting up in the early hours of the morning to watch their team blow a 12-point fourth-quarter lead in their FIBA World Cup opener, they then stayed up late...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern Basketball FIBA Basketball World Cup Group Phase Group B, Sevilla, Spain Argentina vs. Croatia — NBA TV, 7:30 a.m. Group A, Grenada, Spain Serbia vs. France — NBA TV, 9:30 a.m. Group A, Grenada, Spain Brazil vs. Iran — NBA TV, noon Group C, Bilbao, Spain Turkey vs. United States — ESPN, […]
Four years ago, Turkey advanced all the way to the FIBA final before losing to Team USA. The two teams will square off at 3:30 p.m. ET in Sunday's marquee contest. Day 1 of the 2014 FIBA World Cup featured a couple close calls, but no upsets. Show More Summary
New Zealand were denied down the stretch, losing their opening FIBA World Cup game against Turkey 76-73. The Tall Blacks watched a 12-point fourth-quarter lead evaporate as a series of key plays caused a momentum shift that the Kiwis could not stop. It was a 30-second period with four minutes left in the game that cost the New Zealanders. Show More Summary