#CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

Despite Soreness, Kyrie Irving Will Play Tomorrow Against Mexico

Despite soreness gleaned from a nasty fall in Team USA's win against Ukraine on Thursday, Kyrie Irving will play tomorrow in the World Cup's Round of 16 versus Mexico.

USA BASKETBALL

GIF: Anthony Davis’ Steal And Coast-To-Coast Jam

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.

#CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

Video: Kyrie Irving Takes Hard Fall Versus Ukraine, Says He’s “Good”

The only thing worse for USA Basketball than failing to win the FIBA World Cup would be if another of its stars suffers a serious injury.

#CHICAGO BULLS

Derrick Rose Swoops Through Lane For Slick Finish Against Ukraine

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Far more important than Derrick Rose's performance for Team USA is his health.

TORONTO RAPTORS

Video: DeMar DeRozan’s Huge Hammer Dunk Versus Dominican Republic

Toronto Raptors wing DeMar DeRozan isn't a regular contributor for Team USA, but has thrived in the little court-time he's received during the FIBA World Cup nonetheless.

#video

Kenneth Faried Soars For A Nasty Tip-Dunk Against Dominican Republic

Kenneth Faried came into Team USA's Wednesday game against the Dominican Republic shooting an insane 81 percent from the field in FIBA World Cup play.

TEAM USA

Watch Team USA’s Hilarious Reaction To New Zealand’s Haka Dance

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The Haka dance caused one player on New Zealand to stick out his tongue, which led to this reaction from Team USA.

#STEPHEN CURRY

Video: Curry Feeds Faried For Crazy Halfcourt Lob Against New Zealand

The value of energy in basketball knows no bounds, especially when coupled with athleticism like Kenneth Faried's.

TEAM USA

Jerry Colangelo Says This American Team Is “By Far” Better Than 2010’s

This World Cup squad isn't the one USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo envisioned before this summer.

TEAM USA

John Calipari Says Anthony Davis Could Soon “Be The Best Player In The NBA”

There might not be two basketball minds that know Anthony Davis better than the University of Kentucky’s John Calipari and the New Orleans Pelicans’ Monty Williams.

TEAM USA

Jerry Colangelo Calls James Harden A “Natural Leader”

There's precedent for members of Team USA to use their summer with the national program as a springboard to a career season in the NBA.

TEAM USA

Video: Irving Fools Dragic With Sick Cross In Team USA’s Win over Slovenia

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Anthony Davis was Team USA's best player in its 101-71 win over Slovenia today, but it was Kyrie Irving who provided the exhibition's top highlight.

USA BASKETBALL

Did Getting Cut From USA Basketball Gift Damian Lillard Extra Motivation?

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There oozes a certain ironic happiness when news came Damian Lillard, 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year and 2014 all-star, did not make the USA Basketball team heading to Spain this summer in an attempt to win the FIBA World Cup of basketball.

TEAM USA

Jerry Colangelo Explains Presence Of Four Centers On Team USA

This iteration of Team USA is built far differently than those of the recent past.

#KOBE BRYANT

Happy (Late) Birthday Kobe! Relive His Clutch Play at the ’08 Olympic Games

The FIBA World Cup is upon us, and USA Basketball is looking to extend their streak of global supremacy.

TEAM USA

Kenneth Faried Says He’s “Extremely Surprised” To Be Starter On Team USA

Kenneth Faried was among the longest of shots to make Team USA's World Cup roster when the finalized pool of training camp candidates was announced in mid-July.


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