Where Houston Rockets rank on USA TODAY’s all-time NBA players list

Since 2021-22 is officially the NBA’s 75th season, the league office is planning to release the NBA 75, a list of the 75 greatest all-time players. The official unveiling is set to occur later this month....

NBA’s Mexico City G-League team to play in USA this season due to COVID

We are not through this pandemic, and it will impact this upcoming basketball season in a variety of ways. For example, this season the NBA will have its first team in Mexico as part of the...

Watch Gregg Popovich’s emotional comments to Team USA after winning gold

Gregg Popovich knew the goal was not to be the best team in the world by the first exhibition game against Nigeria in Las Vegas, it was to be the best team in the world when...

Team USA Olympic men’s basketball: Predicting who represents the United States in 2024 Summer Games

Team USA has officially captured its fourth consecutive gold medal in basketball at the Tokyo Olympics, but remember, we’ve already lost 25 percent of the time we’d typically have to begin preparations for the 2024 tournament....

Team USA wins gold medal race on last day of Games

The final day of the Tokyo Olympics saw no shortage of drama, especially when it came to the medal count. Though leading the overall medal count by a fairly significant margin, Team USA entered the day...

Team USA Olympic men’s basketball: Predicting who represents the United States in 2024

Team USA has officially captured its fourth consecutive gold medal in basketball at the Tokyo Olympics, but remember, we’ve already lost 25 percent of the time we’d typically have to begin preparations for the 2024 tournament....

Team USA advances to gold-medal game with big turnaround vs. Australia

Australia – which beat Team USA in exhibitions in 2019 and this year – surged to a 15-point second-quarter lead over the U.S. The Australians hooted and hollered. The Americans hovered around their bench with long...

Tokyo Olympics: Luka Doncic is undefeated in FIBA career and Team USA could have to beat him for gold medal

It’s been suggested that this might be the toughest gold medal route the U.S. men’s basketball team has had to navigate since NBA players joined the Olympic party in 1992. The Americans got through the first...

Tokyo Olympics: Team USA director Jerry Colangelo addresses decision to pick Kevin Love, pass on Trae Young

The United States men’s basketball team is still favored to win gold at the Tokyo Olympics, but the lead-up to that anticipated moment hasn’t been without some bumps in the road. Team USA dropped two exhibition...

Team USA players grumbling about ‘San Antonio offense’

The United States men’s basketball team losing to France caused plenty of angst. Apparently including among Team USA players, who don’t sound thrilled with U.S./San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. Joe Vardon of The Athletic: The...