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Team USA turns focus to Rio after romping to World Cup of Basketball title

...The Americans are the best, proving that again with a 129-92 victory over Serbia on Sunday to win the Basketball World Cup.That gave the U.S. consecutive world titles to go with its back-to-back Olympic gold medals. The Americans have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-15/team-usa-turns-focus-rio-afte
Defending champion U.S. rolls into Basketball World Cup final

...BARCELONA, Spain - Madrid awaits. Spain doesn't.The gold-medal matchup seemingly everyone wanted in the Basketball World Cup ? maybe even some U.S. players ? won't be happening. The Spanish were upset in the quarterfinals, ending the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-11/defending-champion-us-rolls-baske
Overtime

...in chilly conditions.Hometown hero Abby Wambach played the second half in the Americans' final exhibition game before World Cup qualifying.Wambach said she understood not being in head coach Jill Ellis' starting lineup."I know that Jill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-18/overtime
Curry leads U.S. past Mexico in Basketball World Cup

...made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points, leading the U.S. national team into the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup with an 86-63 victory over Mexico on Saturday.The Golden State Warriors All-Star was 7 of 10 from the field and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-06/curry-leads-us-past-
Americans wrap up pool play unbeaten in FIBA World Cup

...unbeaten, getting 17 points from James Harden and 14 from Stephen Curry in a 95-71 victory Thursday at the Basketball World Cup.Once that was over, the Americans could truly turn their attention where they wanted it."We're looking forward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-04/americans-wrap-pool-play-unbeaten
Unbeaten US routs New Zealand at Basketball World Cup

...21 points and nine rebounds, Kenneth Faried added 15 and 11 boards and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.James Harden scored 13 points for the Americans, who will play two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-02/unbeaten-us-routs-new-zealand
United States rebounds from slow start, surges past Turkey at Basketball World Cup

...second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.A night after crushing Finland by 59 in its biggest rout ever while using NBA players in the former world championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-31/united-states-rebounds-slow-s
Spain, Greece earn a trip to the round of 16 at the Basketball World Cup

...the round of 16 and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.The Spanish players earned a trip to their capital by routing Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-01/spain-greece-earn-tr
LeBron James unveils new shoe at Nike headquarters

...maximum contract extension on the first day of free agency. Irving was also the tournament MVP at the recent Basketball World Cup, which the U.S. national team won.James and Love played together on the U.S. Olympic team that won the gold medal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-16/lebron-james-unveils-new-shoe
Overtime

...social media for botching names and facts.Fox now must find new lead announcers for next year's Women's World Cup and the 2018 World Cup.Johnson and Fox Sports President Eric Shanks tell Sports Illustrated the announcer couldn't work enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-15/overtime