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US men’s basketball routs Serbia, wins third straight Olympic gold

US men’s basketball routs Serbia, wins third straight Olympic gold

The last time USA faced Serbia in the 2016 Rio Olympics , USA won by just three points in the preliminary round. However, in the gold-medal game on Sunday, Team USA was on a mission to destroy. The mission did not start early on, as Serbia took the lead in the beginning of the game. […]

Seriously, dude? DeAndre Jordan values Olympics golds over NBA rings

Seriously, dude? DeAndre Jordan values Olympics golds over NBA rings

What’s worth more, NBA championships or Olympic gold? USA center DeAndre Jordan is apparently going with the Olympics in this argument. In an interview with ESPN prior to USA’s quarterfinal matchup against Argentina on Wednesday night, Jordan explained why he sees more importance in winning Olympic gold than winning an NBA title. “I think they’re […]

U.S. answer George’s critique, finish 5-0 in Rio prelims

U.S. answer George’s critique, finish 5-0 in Rio prelims

Paul George made it clear he was not happy with the lack of ball movement Team USA had in a narrow victory over Serbia on Friday. “We just gotta start getting some movement,” George said after the game on NBCSN. “We’re relying on our natural talent so much. It’s so easy to guard us. Teams […]