USA Basketball love

The USA 3X3 team continued to steamroll opponents on day two, beating Argentina. The team – Chiney Ogwumike, Bria Hartley, Skylar Diggins and Ann Strothers – conclude preliminary round play tomorrow with a game against the Netherlands. This weekend at the tournament in Greece, the women will have a skills tournament.

In the meantime, the U17 women defeated Australia, 89-68, to advance to the semifinals of the World Championship.

Today’s WNBA action:

The hard-working Shock rallied to outlast the Sky in overtime, 81-78.

The Dream overcame the Mystics, 81-69, despite the absence of forward Angel McCoughtry.

Four games tomorrow:

Minnesota at Atlanta
Tulsa at San Antonio
Indiana at Phoenix
New York at Los Angeles