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  • Author:
    Steve Drumwright, Red Line Editorial
  • Date:
    Feb 23, 2021

U.S. basketball teams have been the most successful in Olympic history, something players, coaches and administrators work hard to sustain.

With the win, the USA finished its AmeriCup Qualifying games with a perfect 6-0 record.

Quotes from USA head coach Joe Prunty and USA athletes Ra'Shad James and Joe Johnson.

Led by 19 points apiece from James Nunnally and Isaiah Thomas, the USA recorded a 93-77 win over Bahamas on Feb. 19 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Behind a MVP performance by JBM (19.5 ppg., 7.0 apg.) in the finals, the USA earned a pair of hard-fought games in the best-of-three grand finals to claim a 2-0 lead over Dominican Republic and earn the FIBA Esports Open II North and Central America Conference championship

The inaugural USA E-Team was selected on Nov. 9, has been practicing and scrimmaging at least five days a week since then and is ready for the competition to begin.

The USA Basketball E-National Team, which averaged 85.0 points to its opponents’ 48.0 points per game and finished the first day of competition in the 2020 FIBA Esports Open II North and Central American Conference with a 4-1 record and in a good position to advance to the finals.

When playing a little word association with John ‘JBM’ Mascone, he said the athlete he considers to be his GOAT was tennis legend Roger Federer.

Ramo “Ramo” Radoncic began his long road to becoming a member of the inaugural USA Basketball E-National Team playing Power Rangers on his cousin’s Sega Dreamcast, and he's enjoying the journey.

As with all USA Basketball national teams, the 2020 USA E-National Team was presented with official team gear and a backpack with a luggage tag that has their name on it.

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