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Basic Information: The crossover dribble is one of the most effective ways to maintain control of the ball against heavy pressure, or, while attempting to go by your man. It is the primary tool used by the point guard while travelling up the court under defensive pressure. However, it is also a...

Check out the five U.S. Nike Hoop Summit alumni who went on to earn NBA Rookie of the Year.

  • Date:
    Apr 8, 2015

Check out some of the people and organizations USA Basketball is following with this week’s USA Basketball Social Media Roundup: Great to see Paul George back on the court Sunday night with the Indiana Pacers. #WelcomeBackPG pic.twitter.com/WFAS8UND28 — USA Basketball (@usabasketball)...

USA national team gold medalists Tamika Catchings​ and Kyrie Irving​ help share USA Basketball's commitment to growing and elevating the game of basketball through youth development national standards, coach licensing and SafeSport in this new 30-second promotional spot. Find more information about coach licensing, organization accreditation and the USA Basketball Youth Development Guidebook at usab.com/joinus.

Kyrie Irving was perfect from three - including a buzzer beater that sent the game into overtime - and set a new career-high with 57 points in a game reminiscent of his FIBA World Cup Championship performance. Relive the incredible night in San Antonio with this highlight reel of Kyrie's heroics! [NBA]

After helping to lead USA Basketball to a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and earning tournament MVP honors along the way, Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers) today was named the 2014 USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year. The USA Basketball Board of Directors is responsible for...

With six members of the 2014 USA Men’s National Team in New York this weekend for the NBA All-Star Game, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo took the opportunity to present them with their championship rings in honor of winning gold at the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

New York With six members of the 2014 USA Men’s World Cup Team in New York this weekend for the NBA All-Star Game, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo took the opportunity to present them with their championship rings in honor of winning gold at the 2014 FIBA World Cup. The presentations...

The stars were out on Friday for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game Media Day, and that included many recognizable players with USA Basketball experience.