Even in triumph, U.S. concedes more experience needed
When Team USA was shockingly close to defeat several times in Rio, it was the leadership of Olympic veterans Coach K, Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant that ultimately lifted the U.S. to gold.
Passing the torch: Melo retires from Team USA
Carmelo Anthony announced his retirement from USA basketball after winning his third Olympic gold medal. He also addressed the recent social unrest seen throughout the country.
Durant, Team USA show off dominance in Olympics once again
When Kevin Durant and Team USA play at their best, ESPN's Marc Stein says, there's nothing any of the other international teams can do to stop them.
U.S. sets gold bar even higher; 'not going anywhere'
It seems everyone is running out of superlatives when describing this team. Team USA put on a show, the world watched, and the women have their sixth straight gold medal to show for it.
U.S. women collect 6th straight basketball gold
The dominant U.S. women's basketball team won a sixth consecutive Olympic gold medal in impressive fashion, routing Spain 101-72 on Saturday.
Reaction to U.S. women's hoops sixth straight gold medal
LeBron James and Kobe Bryant were among the basketball luminaries to celebrate Team USA's sixth straight gold medal.
USA came together quickly to win gold
Julie Foudy breaks down the dominance of the U.S. women's basketball team coming together in a short amount of time and capturing their sixth straight gold medal. Have we seen the end for Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings in the Olympics?
Kobe: Coach K brought 'pride of being American' back to Team USA
Reeling from a series of embarrassing losses -- including at the 2004 Games -- the U.S. men's basketball program turned to Mike Krzyzewski, who rebuilt the team into one America could celebrate.
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Barnes: New Team USA 'motivated' by skeptics
The remaining USA Basketball players are eager to prove that they all belong after several of USA's biggest stars skipped the World Cup. "We're motivated more than anything to keep the gold standard going," Harrison Barnes said.
Popovich adds new chapter to coaching legacy
Andrew Gaze says Gregg Popovich's influence on international basketball -- as well as the NBA -- will be one of his lasting legacies as 'Pop' prepares Team USA for its series against the Boomers ahead of the FIBA World Cup.
Popovich: Kaepernick did 'a very patriotic thing'
USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country "was a very patriotic thing."
Bagley withdraws from Team USA consideration
Kings forward Marvin Bagley III has pulled out of the competition for a Team USA roster spot ahead of the FIBA World Cup.
U.S. women fall to Brazil in Pan Am hoops finale
The U.S. women's basketball team will head home with a silver medal after falling to a veteran Brazil team 79-73 Saturday night in the gold-medal game at the 2019 Pan American Games.
Team USA cuts Young, Adebayo after scrimmage
Following an exhibition game against the younger Select Team on Friday night, Team USA announced Thaddeus Young and Bam Adebayo were cut from the senior roster, and Select Team members Derrick White and Marvin Bagley III were promoted.
All Blacks stars to snub rugby sevens in Tokyo
New Zealand's team bidding for a rugby sevens gold medal at next year's Tokyo Olympics will not include any All Blacks after several approached declined to be involved.
Archery World Championships: Indian men's recurve team claim silver medal
India won silver in the men's recurve team event at the Archery World Championships after losing to China in the final in Netherlands on Sunday.
Archery World Championships: Jyothi Surekha Vennam, women's compound team win bronzes
Jyothi Surekha Vennam and the women's compound team won a bronze medal each for India at the Archery World Championships in the Netherlands on Saturday.
Australia pipped by New Zealand for Canada Sevens title
Australia have lost 21-17 to New Zealand in the final of the women's rugby sevens world series event in Canada but they took a giant stride towards Olympic qualification.
Kenyan athletes Kipchoge, Kosgei win London Marathon titles
Kenyans Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei produced dominant performances to win men's and women's elite races at the London Marathon.
India to miss Archery World Cup due to flight delay
The 23-member contingent was to travel to Bogota via Amsterdam on the early hours of Saturday, but upon arriving at the airport, they were informed of a delay of almost three hours.