nbcsports.com — 2+ hour, 4+ min ago
Lillard, USA blow out Iran for first Olympics win
Damian Lillard popped off for 21 points, Devin Booker had 16 and Jayson Tatum had 14. ... Kevin Durant and Bam Adebayo each had three blocks. Zach LaVine had eight assists off the bench. ... Team USA demolished Team Iran by 54 points, nearly doubling up their score. ... They play next on Friday against the Czech Republic, which features former Wizards players Tomas Satoransky ... and Jan Vesely. ... ...
sports.yahoo.com — 2+ hour, 48+ min ago
Team USA athletes support Simone Biles for putting her mental health first
2020 Tokyo Olympics, Team USA Softball's Monica Abbott and Cat Osterman, as well as Team USA Surfing's ... Carissa Moore, vocalize their support while speaking candidly about the intense pressure that Olympic ... In the wake of Simone Biles' decision to withdraw from Thursday's individual all-around final at the ... athletes face. ... ...
deadspin.com — 3+ hour, 1+ min ago
Team USA takes out all its frustrations on Iran, but it'll only get tougher from here
FIBA World Cup and is led by Chicago Bulls guard Tomas Satoransky. ... Lillard waits for the defense to close out and finds Khris Middleton on the left-wing, who does the same ... Because of Team USA's 83-76 loss to France, it's 1-1 in their group, as is the Czech Republic, who France ... Lillard led with 21 points and five assists. Devin Booker added 16 and three steals. ... On Saturday morning, Team USA will face the Czech Republic, which finished ahead of them in the 2019 ... ...
msn.com — 3+ hour, 1+ min ago
Watch: USA's Sam Mikulak sticks 14.533 vault in all-around final
U.S. gymnastics veteran Sam Mikulak stuck the landing on his vault attempt in the Olympic individual ... all-around final, earning a 14.533, besting his 14.133 qualification performance. ... Microsoft and partners may be compensated if you purchase something through recommended links in this ...
msn.com — 3+ hour, 20+ min ago
Syracuse's Jim Boeheim will now coach his sons on USA East Coast's trip to Spain
USA East Coast director Guy Rancourt confirmed the lineup change via text message on Wednesday morning ... Larry Brown, the Hall of Fame coach who recently was hired as an assistant at Memphis, was supposed to ... coach Jim Engles, will now coach the Blue team. ... Rancourt decided to move Boeheim over to the Red team, while his Blue team assistant, Columbia University ... In a twist from previous years, USA East Coast is sending three teams on its annual overseas tour. ... ...
nbcsports.com — 3+ hour, 24+ min ago
Basketball's global growth makes path to gold harder for Team USA
," following Giants baseball Wednesday night on NBC Sports Bay Area. ... Bill Duffy was at the NBA awards ceremony in Los Angeles, where one of his clients, Mavericks forward ... NBA All-Star status hoping to follow previous Duffy clients Steve Nash (Canadian citizen) and Yao Ming ... Joining Duffy as a guest on "Race in America" is Jama Mahlalela, who this summer left the Toronto Raptors ... Luka Doncic, was named Rookie of the Year. ... ...
newsweek.com — 3+ hour, 26+ min ago
Caeleb Dressel, Team USA Olympic swimmer, medals, records, personal History
He was a 10-time NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) national champion before he became a ... de Janeiro, Brazil. ... Caeleb Dressel, the two-time Olympic gold medalist, joins Team USA's Katie Ledecky in leading the U.S ... years, he trained at Bolles School Sharks in Jacksonville, Florida with his now wife Haila, who he dated ... World Aquatic Championships in Gwangju, South Korea.Dressel told the Team USA website at the time of ... ...
msn.com — 3+ hour, 36+ min ago
WATCH: USA Basketball men's 5x5 120 - 66 blowout of Iran highlights
The US was led by Portland Trail Blazer star Damian Lillard (21 points, 5 assists), Phoenix Suns standout ... the San Antonio Spurs' Keldon Johnson (13 points, 8 assists). ... Devin Booker (16 points, 4 rebounds), Boston Celtics All-Star Jayson Tatum (14 points, 4 boards), and ... Olympics early Wednesday morning on the East Coast of the United States. ... win for your viewing pleasure in the clip embedded below, courtesy of YouTubers Core Highlights TV. ... ...
cbssports.com — 3+ hour, 55+ min ago
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Team USA wins gold medal in inaugural women's 3x3 Basketball tournament
Women's team -- comprised of WNBA stars Kelsey Plum, Stefanie Dolson, Allisha Gray, and Jackie Young ... -- were nearly flawless on their path to gold, earning victories over Mongolia, Romania, Italy, and China ... for the United States to not have their Men's 3x3 Basketball team qualify for the tournament. ... Women's 3x3 Basketball team completed their wire-to-wire run through the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday ... adversity of losing Katie Lou Samuelson to a positive COVID test. ... ...
theguardian.com — 4+ hour, 17+ min ago
'We wish that was real life': USA and Iran unite on Tokyo basketball court
And over two enjoyable hours at the Saitama Super Arena, the basketball teams of the United States and ... seeing a female referee Andreia Silva of Brazil on court. ... The International Olympic Committee is often guilty of epic overreach when it harks on about the power ... Celtics forward Jayson Tatum also acknowledging the good relations between the teams. ... And something Aaron Geramipoor, a British-Iranian born and raised in Stockport, must have wished he could ... ...