U.S. Beats Lithuania To Reach Basketball World Final James Harden and the U.S. sprinted into the championship game of the Basketball World Cup, riding a huge third quarter to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania on Thursday night.
U.S. Routes Slovenia 119-76, Makes World Cup Semis Klay Thompson scored 20 points and James Harden had 12 of his 14 in the third quarter after a scoreless first half, helping the U.S. turn a close game into a 119-76 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup.
U.S. Ready For Quarterfinal Match Against Slovenia On a map, Slovenia is a mystery to the U.S. basketball team.
Curry's Six 3's Lift U.S. Into Quarterfinals They have a gold medal to chase and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, so the Americans knew they had to bring their best to Barcelona.
U.S. Tops Ukraine, Finishes Pool Play Unbeaten The bags were already packed and the Americans had already checked out of their rooms.
U.S. 4-0 After Routing Dominican Republic 106-71They were expected to be in Barcelona. They hope to finish their trip in Madrid.
Davis Leads Unbeaten U.S. Past New Zealand 98-71Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
Down At Half, USA Beats Turkey In Basketball WorldsThey figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
U.S. Dominates Finland 114-55 In Basketball World CupAs the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.