US men's basketball team gets tested, beats Australia 98-88

US men's basketball team gets tested, beats Australia 98-88

But the United States again found more intensity at the defensive end and forced the Boomers into a string of uncharacteristically poor shot choices as the big rivals slugged it out. The victory over Venezuela came after a win against China in which Anthony spoke about making a statement. National Basketball Association stars Patty Mills (30 points) and Andrew Bogut (15 points) lead the Boomers scoring while Matthew Dellavedova chimed in with a double-double of 11 points and 11 assists.

Thunder, Westbrook agree on 3-year deal

He had good moments, while also proving that he can be a clutch player and a go-to guy. "Thirty years ago, that's me", Jordan said in an interview for the release of the Jordan XXXI . As far as Dion Waiters is concerned he signed with the Miami Heat last month. Asked whether Durant's choosing the Warriors stings more, Westbrook was blunt.

LeBron James' 'Cleveland Hustles' can endorse your business

According to a report , James' new deal is for three years and worth $100 million and will earn James over $33 million in the second season, the highest total in league history. "This opportunity to defend our crown". We all know a year ago as a magical, inspiring - all the words you can come up with - it was an unbelievable season.

Team USA swimming in a sea of gold in Rio

Diving, women's synchronized 10 meters platform: Another gold for the Chinese in this event, with the duo of Chen Ruolin (fifth Olympic gold) and Liu Huixia winning with a score of 354.00. Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura will attempt to defend his individual all-round title on Wednesday, while the women's table tennis final will be contested and another four swimming gold medals will be won.

Ebner makes history for National Football League in Olympics; Belichick wears his shirt

Nate Ebner scoring a try against Brazil. "We want them to aspire to be future rugby Olympians and share that goal, and that really helps the game grow and fills the stands". Suiting up for the U.S. was Nate Ebner , a safety for the New England Patriots. Also, he got a yellow card for a late tackle on the opposition. Other NFL players have competed at the Summer Games, but it was before they made their professional football debuts.

United will adapt to Ibrahimovic - Mourinho

Jesse Lingard scored the opening goal of the game for the FA Cup winners before Jamie Vardy equalised for Leicester City. But it was left to debutant Ibrahimovic to steal the show with an 83rd-minute header and deliver United their first trophy under Mourinho.