Browsing USA Basketball

Team USA Prefers Staying on a Cruise Ship to the Olympic Village

Posted on 10 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

In every Summer Olympic games, one of the biggest attractions is Team USA, aka ‘Dream Team’, or simply the United States men’s basketball team, featuring some of the best players in the NBA, making them stand out among the rest of the competition, probably being the main reason why basketball gets so much attention during the Olympics. More

Team USA – 41 Players Competing For a Place in the 2016 Olympics

Posted on 16 Jul, 2015, by in Featured, NBA

It’s that time of year again for Team USA to assemble and start narrowing down the expanded roster (currently consisting 41 players) towards the 12 necessary for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. More

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Team USA Roster For Next Olympics & Basketball World Cup

Posted on 23 Jan, 2014, by in NBA

The people in charge of USA Basketball and the ongoing editions of the “Dream Team” are going to announce a 28-man roster (which will get trimmed down) for the 2014 Basketball World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics, which includes LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose among the veterans of previous Team USA squads, but also some new faces. More

LeBron James – USA Basketball No Longer Part of His Future

Posted on 25 Jul, 2013, by in NBA

After winning two Olympic Gold medals. and adding a Bronze in both the Olympic games and the Basketball World Cup, it seems like LeBron James has had enough with USA Basketball and the ongoing Dream Teams, focusing on his NBA career and resting from it during the summer from now on. More

USA Basketball – Who Needs to Replace Coach K

Posted on 27 Feb, 2013, by in Featured

It’s been 7 years with 2 Olympic Gold Medals for Mike Krzyzewski, building back a somewhat torn down Dream Team franchise with Jerry Colangelo that suffered from a disappointing run before Coach K took the reigns. However, the 2012 London Olympics were the last time for him, and it’s likely that either Gregg Popovich or Doc Rivers will take over the position. More

2012 Olympics – Kevin Durant Doesn’t Like Seeing LeBron James

Posted on 11 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

It’s been three weeks since the Oklahoma City Thunder lost to the Miami Heat in game 5 of the NBA finals, and Kevin Durant is now practicing with LeBron James, preparing with the 2012 version of the USA dream team, heading into the Olympic Games in London. Needless to say, he finds the whole situation a bit… weird. More

London 2012 – 5 Players Who Should Be on the USA Dream Team

Posted on 10 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

Did the 12 best players in the NBA get into the 2012 Summer Olympics Team? Probably, considering all the injuries, which included Dwight Howard, Derrick Rose, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. But with both LeBron James and Kevin Durant on the team, maybe both Carmelo Anthony and Andre Iguodala wasn’t necessary. More

London 2012 – Next USA Dream Team Ready for Olympic Games

Posted on 8 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

After so many injuries to players from the 2008 Redeem team and for others projected to be among the final 12 player going to the 2012 Olympic Games in London, the 12-man roster of the United States men’s basketball team is ready, with five players (LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Deron Williams and Carmelo Anthony) from the gold medal winning team four years ago. More

The USA Men’s Select Team Roster to Train With Olympics Squad

Posted on 22 May, 2012, by in NBA

Once the NBA Finals are through, American basketball fans don’t get to rest. The next Dream Team is heading to the 2012 London Olympics, still coached by Mike Krzyzewski, probably in his last tour and run for gold with the national team. We still don’t know who the 12 guys going to London are, but we know who the 12 guys on the USA Select team are. More

Helping Jerry Colangelo Pick the Team for the 2012 Olympic Games

Posted on 14 Jul, 2011, by in Featured

With a year to go before the 2012 Olympic Games in London, Jerry Colangelo needs some help with deciding who the 12 men on his team are going to be. More