USA will be looking to oust hosts Brazil when the two sides face off for the final of the I nternational Tournament of Brasilia on Sunday at the Mane Garrincha Stadium. Team USA beat Argentina 7-0 in their final round-robin group match...Show More Summary
This is a video from the 2014 World Bowling Men's Championship in Abu Dhabi in which Team USA's Bill O'Neill thinks he bowls a strike, but one of the pens flips and bounces itself back upright. Bill then had to bowl for a spare, which he got. Show More Summary
During the recent World Bowling Championships in Dubai, Team USA bowler Bill O’Neill rolled what sure looked like a strike to us. But the damned laws of physics got in his way and his sure thing was turned into a spare.
Much was made this summer of all the players who didn ’t join Team USA in the Spain-set FIBA World Cup. LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, Russell Westbrook, Kevin Love…the list of no-shows reads like a premier Rolodex...Show More Summary
No matter the year, America just might have a group of death problem. Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to SB Nation on YouTube
The U.S. Men's National Team was drawn into the Group of Death for last summer's World Cup in Brazil — and survived to reach the knockout stage. Now the U.S. Women's National Team faces a similar challenge after being drawn into theShow More Summary
Over the summer NBA MVP Kevin Durant raved about Anthony Davis at a Team USA camp in Las Vegas. "I know how good he is now, but I know how good he’s going to be. He’s an MVP-caliber player. So he’s next. He’s next in line," said Durant. Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets are 8-8 this season, and after a very tough start have won six of their last seven games. Things are looking up lately. But the team still hopes for more from power forward Kenneth Faried, who shined for Team USA this summer and inked a huge new contract, but has been off [...]
NBA All-Star Paul George of the Indiana Pacers continues to rehab his broken leg as the young NBA season rolls on. George broke his leg in horrific fashion over the summer in a scrimmage game in Las Vegas as a member or Team USA, and has been working diligently to come back from the injury. Show More Summary
In August, Team USA opted to take Kyrie Irving to the FIBA World Cup instead of John Wall. After the Washington Wizards' 91-78 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, it appears the Kentucky product may not have forgotten...Show More Summary
Jeff Fredette poses with his family; that’s his mother to his left. Photos courtesy Mark Kariya and ISDE Team USA. The International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) is a grueling test of both rider and motorcycle, and has the distinction of being the oldest off-road event on the Federation of International Motorcycling (FIM) calendar. The prestigious […]
In the summer, Kevin Durant cited a need to rest for his decision to withdraw from the US Men's National Team. Now, he says the real reason he backed out was because Paul George's leg injury "took everything out of" him. It ended upShow More Summary
HBO Sports will air an hour-long documentary look at Kevin Durant’s hectic offseason Tuesday night at 10pm.The film explores Durant’s controversial decision to withdraw from Team USA this past summer […] The post Kevin Durant Predicted LeBron James Would Leave Miami During the NBA Finals appeared first on SLAMonline.
Mason Plumlee is carrying himself with renewed confidence this season. Whether it's the wisdom that comes with entering his second year or the experience of winning a gold medal with Team USA this summer, Plumlee is exuding plenty of faith in his own abilities.
The Indiana Pacers Paul George can't be with his team this season due to the unfortunate leg injury he suffered during exhibition games with Team USA, but he can still ball out on NBA 2K15. He'll do just that on Tuesday night as the NBA season opens with three games. Show More Summary
Airbus has announced that it will collaborate with the defending champion of the America's Cup, Oracle Team USA to design the next yacht for the team. But w hy would a company that designs and builds commercial jets want to get into the sport of yacht racing? It makes more sense than you might think. Read more...
Kobe Bryant is 36 years old. He has been in the NBA for over half his life (not to mention the years he spent with Team USA). This is almost inconceivable, but on top of that he's returning from a devastating knee injury that cost him pretty much an entire season. Show More Summary
When James Harden had his first experience with Team USA, he was not unlike many of the other tourists at the 2012 Olympics in London. It was about soaking in the sights and the sounds, getting a feel for the international atmosphere and a sense of where he was.
Here’s the Washington Post reporting on the Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook has never really had the chance to be appreciated on his own merit, away from Kevin Durant or as a part of some talented ensemble cast on Team USA or at all-star games. For that reason, his accomplishments – and there are many – are overlooked [...]
From Jameis Winston's pregame warmups against Syracuse (ht Bleacher Report): Source material, of course, is here, previously co-opted for sports by Team USA at the FIBA World Championships.