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Team USA news:

Team USA is embracing the target on their backs.

The squad arrived in Rio today.

Then they had a first practice and a press conference.

Four ways they’re preparing for their first game Sunday.

They are staying on a luxury cruise ship – not the Olympic Village.

They’re the invincibles you’ve not heard of.


Team USA player news:

Elena Delle Donne has told Vogue Magazine that she’s engaged, and she comes out in the process.

Angel McCoughtry is going for more Olympic gold.

Other Olympic team news:

China has a tough bracket in the Olympics.

Miah-Marie Langlois is “the motor” running Team Canada.

Lindsay Harding is giving Belarus an Olympic assist.

IOC news:

The IOC has failed on women in leadership, says a report.

WNBA news:

Offensive numbers are at an all-time high.

WNBA player news:

The Sky’s Jamierra Faulkner is under the radar.

College player news:

Tennessee’s Andraya Carter has ended her collegiate basketball career due to persistent knee pain.

College coach news:

Can new Vanderbilt coach get the Commodores to rival status with the Lady Vols?