Tuesday, July 27, 2021

U.S. 3X3 team nets two more wins to go 4-0

The U.S. 3X3 team are 4-0 in Olympic play after two more wins earlier today. Team USA outran Romania (0-4), 22-11, and then fought past...

3X3 team wins on first day; Team USA on deck

Olympic results: The U.S. 3X3 team won both of their games earlier today, in the sport's Olympic debut. First Lady Jill Biden was there in person. Olympic...

T’was the night before the Games

Olympics news: Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and the entire Olympic team aims to make history. Taurasi: soccer's loss became a historic gain for basketball. A recap of...

A day of news sadness

Olympics news: FIBA rejected the appeal of Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams to play for Nigeria in the Olympics. FIBA statement. 3X3 team member Katie Lou Samuelson...

The U.S. downs Nigeria, and we wait……….

Exhibition results: The U.S. grabbed a win over Nigeria, 93-62. Team USA looked better, shot better and played more purposefully. Both Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike were...

Exhibition 2 is tomorrow

Olympics news: Team USA has a bunch of new faces trying to meet a ridiculously high standard. Coach Dawn Staley says the U.S. is feeling some...

Australia upends Team USA in exhibition game

Australia handed the USA a 70-67 loss in exhibition play today. No Cambage, no worries. Fascinating box score........the AUS roster has three players on it who haven't...

Liz Cambage withdraws from Olympics

Late last night via social media, Australian star Liz Cambage announced she was withdrawing from the Olympic team due to mental health concerns. Among her issues...

Rookie Magbegor quietly making big impression with Seattle Storm

Seattle Storm rookie Ezi Magbegor might be soft-spoken, but her game is already speaking volumes. The 6-4 Australian standout glides up the floor like a...

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