All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Dick Weiss
    Team USA Men Enter A Golden Era

    RIO DE JANEIRO– Kevin Durant continues to be the biggest story of this NBA off season. Durant opened...

  • Dick Weiss
    Team USA Women’s Basketball Team creates Huge Gap with the Rest of the World

    RIO DE JANEIRO — The scores of the United States’ women’s basketball games in this Olympics have...

  • Mike Flynn
    Spain Women’ s Basketball Golden Moment

    RIO DE JANEIRO — In Spain there is, as in other countries, special teams that perform in a sport over years, even decades to such acclaim they are called Generation teams. In men’s basketball is has been the last decade of play by such names as Gasol brothers (Marc and Pau), Rudy...

  • Dick Weiss
    Diana Taurasi Sets the Standard for Team USA Olympic Women’s Basketball team

    RIO DE JANEIRO — The United States’ Women’s Senior national team may be too good for its own good. Team USA brushed away France, 86-67, here last night in the Olympic semi-finals at Carioca Arena I to advance to Saturday afternoon’s Olympic gold medal game against Spain. If they win their sixth...

  • Dick Weiss
    Team USA Cruises past Japan with Huge Second Half

    RIO DE JANEIRO — That’s 47 consecutive Olympic victories and counting. The United States’ senior women’s basketball...

  • Dick Weiss
    There is More Than One Dream Team in Women’s Basketball.

    RIO DE JANEIRO — There has been a rush to judgment to declare the 2016 Olympic women’s basketball team the best ever to play internationally before this tournament is over. And while the margin of victory so far– 105-62– could back up that claim, it is hard to say whether this Geno...

  • Mike Flynn
    USA Women Continue Domination with China Win

    RIO DE JANEIRO – It only took less than four minutes to determine how fast the USA Women’s Olympic basketball team would get to 100 points when Tina Charles scored her sixth point of the game at the 6:08 mark for a 10-3 lead over China. The rout was on and 40...

  • Dick Weiss
    Sue Bird still flying for Team USA at age 35.

    RIO DE JANEIRO– Sue Bird is 35-years old now. The former UConn All America point guard and WNBA Seattle Storm star may not be the most talented player on this dominant Team USA, but he is Geno Auriemma’s most important player. Bird is the engine that runs this machine. She doesn’t have...

  • Events
    The Expected – Gold

    The five-time reigning USA Olympic Women’s Basketball team squares off against Senegal at 11 a.m. for an...

  • Events
    Sixth Annual Rites Of Passage

      In a club landscape littered with greed, self-promotion and an unconscionable sale of services, few events...

  • HS Girls
    Nike Nationals – EYBL Championship 2016

    NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.—Few club teams could offer up a better way to finish the summer than the...

  • BlueStar
    USJN DC – Still The Gold Standard

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—While the Democrats and Republicans battle for the right to run things in Washington, USJN continues...

  • HS Girls
    Second Annual Rising Blue Star Nationals

    WESTFIELD, Ind.—While the college coaches may be off the road until July 23rd, the gyms aren’t exactly...

  • HS Girls
    Nike Nationals / Girls EYBL Final Field Set

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Year three of the Nike Girls Elite Youth Basketball League now has the field “unofficially” set...

  • Events
    Tragedy Overshadows Two Tournaments In Texas

    DALLAS, Texas—Normally an exciting four days in Texas, the opening of the 2016 NCAA July Evaluation period...

  • Events
    The Bronze Medal Moment

    ZARAGOZA, Spain – The panic is over, the patient will survive, the USA team won a medal,...