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Kyrie Irving started off today's gold medal game by missing a layup, but he hasn't miss much since on his way to 15 first-quarter points and a 35-21 US lead that put them in the driver's seat to capture their second consecutive world championship and extend their 62-game and counting (44 international and 18 exhibition) winning streak.
USA Basketball is running a three-point shooting clinic in their gold medal game against Serbia this Sunday afternoon.
USA Basketball had a day off after yesterday's dominating 119-76 win over Slovenia and Goran Dragic.
Team USA was a little off in the first half of their quarterfinal game against Slovenia today during the FIBA World Cup in Spain, and only held a slight -- for them -- 49-42 lead at the half.
It seemed like this year's USA Basketball team would rely on outside shooting and scoring from slashing guards like James Harden to offset the loss of dynamic wings like Paul George and Kevin Durant.
A haka is a traditional war dance of the Maori people of New Zealand.
Spain is the biggest obstacle standing in the way of the USA team repeating as World Champions.
Team USA was a tad bit perplexed on this one.
It's easy for fans to malign DeMarcus Cousins.