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SOURCE SPORTS: Walker, Mitchell Lead Team USA over Australia 102-86

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Despite doubts of the talent they had available, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich led Team USA to a 102-86 win over Australia on Wednesday. Team USA led by only one point at halftime and after a slow start team captain Kemba Walker finished with the game-high 23 points. The two teams will meet again […]

Kyle Kuzma Lead Team USA in Route of Team World in Rising Stars Challenge

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Kyle Kuzma took home MVP honors in Friday night’s Rising Stars game during NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, and that’s no coincidence. The financial incentive attached to the win was a driving force behind his effort. Kuzma scored 35 points in Team USA’s 161-144 win over Team World, played by first and second-year players in […]

Simone Biles Explains her Reasoning for Not Speaking at Larry Nassar’s Trial

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One notable face absent during the Larry Nassar trail was Simone Biles. Biles was one of the many innocent young women who was sexually abused, and in a recent interview with Buzzfeed’s live morning show AM2DM, the 20-year-old explains why she chose to not take the stand with her fellow gymnasts. The Olympic gold medalist explained that she had […]

Simone Biles Captures 4th Gold of Rio Games, Ties Individual Olympic Record

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19-year-old Simone Biles is having some summer. In fact, she’s currently putting on one of the greatest athletic performances the world has ever seen. In an Olympic games packed with historic performances and farewells–Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky–Biles has blown the world away with her flawless, seamless gymnastic routines, and she captured her 4th […]

Team USA Gold Medal Swimmers Robbed At Gunpoint

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Team USA swimmers are safe and sound after being robbed at gunpoint. The United States Olympic Committee told NBC about the incident occurring this morning [Sunday, August 14] in Rio, Brazil. Ryan Lochte, Gunnar Bentz, Jack Conger, and Jimmy Feigen had just won their gold medals at this year’s Summer Olympics, and were en route back to […]

Kyrie’s Game-Clinching Step-Back 3-Pointer Against Australia Was “Too Soon” For Draymond Green

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Kyrie Irving has made a name for himself throughout his still-young career as a clutch shot-maker. A search of “Kyrie Irving game-winner” on YouTube will instantly produce several selections. The cold-blooded walk-up three in Toronto (“The bottom!!”). The casual go-ahead three-pointer against Portland (his 11th triple of the game). How about the fall-away game-tying three […]

Team USA Accidentally Went to a Brothel in Rio

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It’s the off-season for most NBA players, but the best of the best are down in Rio, Brazil for the 2016 Summer Olympics. So, it’s not quite the full swing of a regular season, but these guys still have to go to practice, play full-length games, and compete for something much bigger than the Larry […]

Team USA–Well, Everyone Not Named Carmelo Anthony–Jams to Vanessa Carlton on Team Plane

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Lmao you can tell Melo is the old head on this team pic.twitter.com/lexB8ntIuo — RIP @LouisCaprice (@TheyCallMeAzul) July 30, 2016 If you’re not following Draymond Green on Snapchat, at least while Team USA makes its Olympic rounds this summer, you’re doing yourself a disservice. The fiery, outspoken All-Star Warriors forward has been an emotional leader […]

Mattel Makes New “Shero” Barbie After Gabby Douglas

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The 2016 Olympics are right around the corner and Team USA has named their lineup to compete as the U.S. Olympic Women’s Gymnastic team. Amongst the four competitors are three time all around world champion Simone Biles, as well as Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas who are the first Team USA gymnasts to make consecutive […]

Kobe Bryant May Not Be Done Playing Basketball

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Although Kobe Bryant announced his retirement on Sunday, April 13, 2016 may not be the last game for the beloved Black Mamba. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, Jerry Colangelo states that Bryant is “still in contention” to make the 2016 Olympic Basketball team. USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo tells https://t.co/EXInXOMads that Kobe Bryant remains in […]