Later this month, USAB is holding a minicamp and the powers that be have made it known any player hoping to participate in the 2016 Olympics has to attend. The post Dwight Howard Will Attend USA Basketball Minicamp, Derrick Rose Still Undecided appeared first on SLAMonline.
Back in June, Georgetown forward L.J. Peak was selected for the 2015 USA Basketball U-19 World Championship Team. Peak had an impressive first year with the Georgetown basketball program, and after five days of tryouts in Colorado Springs,...Show More Summary
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. Spears reported Howard, along with John Wall, could potentially skip the minicamp. Show More Summary
Jerry Colangelo, USA Basketball executive director, believes that LeBron James isn’t quite done with the program yet. James last donned a Team USA jersey in 2012 at the London Olympics, The post USA Basketball Head: ‘I Think LeBron Wants to be Part of it’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
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The U.S. men’s basketball team will have a star-studded cast at an August minicamp, including the likes of Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, James Harden and Blake Griffin. But it sounds like Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard won’t be among them. Lillard was among the final cuts last year before the FIBA World Cup. The two point […]
Clippers' superstar power forward Blake Griffin will reportedly participate in USA Basketball's mini camp in August in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to ESPN.
The United States men's basketball team ended its stay in the 2015 Pan American Games on a high note, capturing the bronze medal following an 87-82 win over Dominican Republic on Saturday afternoon in Toronto. Bobby Brown and Damien Wilkins set the tone for Team USA. Show More Summary
When the press release starts off like this, you know that Spartan star Denzel Valentine had a good game: TORONTO – Michigan State senior guard Denzel Valentine came off the bench to contribute 15 points, four rebounds, two assists and...Show More Summary
The International Basketball Federation announced its Hall of Fame Class of 2015 Friday, and it is headlined by legendary Team USA and Chicago Bulls guard Michael Jordan. MJ is undoubtedly the biggest name among the group of nine that...Show More Summary
21 players will meet July 7 to begin what they hope will be a journey to Toronto later this month at the Pan Am games. 16 college players, four who played overseas and one NBA player will meet and compete… Continue Reading ? The post USA Basketball: 21 Begin Journey to Pan-Am Games in Toronto appeared first on CollegeHoopsDaily.
The pool of possible options for Team USA's 2016 Olympic roster keeps expanding. USA Basketball has invited several players to an upcoming minicamp in Las Vegas in preparation for building the 2016 Olympic roster, reports ESPN's Marc Stein. Show More Summary
Jimmy Butler's breakout season didn't just net him a $92 million contract. It caught the attention of USA Basketball.
Yesterday, Kansas brought home the gold for the United States by beating Germany in double overtime in the World University Games championship. Hosted in Korea, the event was sort of funky, as USA Basketball’s commitment to the Pan-Am...Show More Summary
Wayne Selden, Perry Ellis and Frank Mason each scored in double figures as the United States pulled away in double overtime to earn an 84-77 win over Germany in the gold-medal game at the 2015 World University Games. Bobby Nightengale...Show More Summary
In the 28th annual World University Games, USA’s basketball squad, led by Kansas head coach Bill Self, were victors over Lithuania in the basketball quarterfinals, 78-40, in the Dongkang College Gymnasium. Although equivocally matched up heading into halftime at 43-42 in favor of the USA, Lithuania slacked off and hit a dry spell in the second half. Show More Summary
There are 16 finalists in total.
The 6'8 wing is making his college decision soon, with Duke, Kentucky, UNC and Saint Louis waiting anxiously. Jayson Tatum flew to Uruguay to put on a USA Basketball jersey for the first time two years ago, just months after his 15th birthday. Show More Summary
21 players will meet July 7 to begin what they hope will be a journey to Toronto later this month at the Pan Am games. 16 college players, four who played overseas and one NBA player will meet and compete… Continue Reading ? The post USA Basketball: 21 Begin Journey to Pan-Am Games in Toroto appeared first on CollegeHoopsDaily.
Turns out Team USA has to wear "USA" jerseys, even if it is actually just Kansas' basketball team. The World University Games are currently going on in Gwangju, South Korea. It's a busy couple of weeks for international basketball competitions...Show More Summary