USA Basketball Men's National Team News

Although the 1992 Olympics marked the first time the United States fielded a team of NBA professionals, the 1994 World Championship marked the first time NBA players represented the USA in a FIBA competition. And while the USA certainly was riding the heels of the dominance displayed in Barcelona...

-- Team’s First-Ever Visit to Africa to Include a Basketball Clinic In Dakar On Aug. 27 –  Colorado Springs, Colorado The USA Basketball Men’s National Team will visit the African continent for the first time ever and will travel to Dakar, Republic of Senegal, on Aug. 27. The...

  • Author:
    Craig Ellenport
  • Date:
    Jul 15, 2014

On July 27, the USA Basketball Men’s National Team assembles in Las Vegas in preparation for the FIBA World Cup in Spain (Aug. 30-Sept. 14). For the fifth time since becoming head coach of the USA National Team in 2005, Hall of Fame basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will lead the squad into...

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-- USA National Team To Open Training July 28-August 1 In Las Vegas –  Colorado Springs, Colorado • Listen to Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski talk about the 2014 Men's National Team training camp roster Featuring 19 players, including two players who are new additions to the...

In international basketball, the FIBA (International Basketball Federation) Basketball World Cup (formerly known as the FIBA World Championship) is the diamond of international basketball competitions, and in 2014 the USA men’s team will be looking to successfully defend the crown it won in...

Colorado Springs, Colorado Olympic and World Championship gold medalist Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) has confirmed with USA Basketball Chairman and National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo that he will not be able to participate on the USA Basketball Men’s National Team...

This August, NIKE, Jordan Brand and USA Basketball will host the third-annual World Basketball Festival on the lakefront parks of Chicago. Originally created in 2010 as a celebration of the performance and culture of the game that is loved and respected around the world, World Basketball Festival...

Colorado Springs, Colorado USA Basketball announced today the complete coaching staff for its second annual USA Basketball Fantasy Camp.  The three-day event offers basketball fans the experience of being a part of the National Team in Las Vegas from July 29-August 1.  The elite coaching...

Colorado Springs, Colorado In April 1984, recently named Wake Forest University head coach Danny Manning was a high school senior participating alongside 71 of the nation’s top amateur athletes who were vying for a spot on the 1984 U.S. Olympic Team. Of the 72 athletes at trials, only 12...

-- Tickets To August 1 USA Basketball Showcase In Las Vegas, And USA Exhibitions In New York Versus Dominican Republic And Puerto Rico To Go On Sale June 5 -- Colorado Springs, Colorado 2014 USA National Team Training Schedule 2014-16 USA Men's National Team Roster Tickets for the Aug. 1 USA...

Featured Galleries

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Featured Videos

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