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2019 FIBA World Cup final standings, results: Spain sinks Argentina for title; Team USA eliminated in quarterfinals

The 2019 FIBA World Cup has officially concluded as Spain beat Argentina to take home the gold. France won over Australia on Sunday as well to earn bronze, while Serbia defeated the Czech Republic to earn fifth place. Rounding out the top eight was Team USA in seventh place and Poland in eighth.  The results …

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Team USA vs. France preview: Why the French national team is going to cause serious problems in the quarterfinals

Before the FIBA World Cup began, a matchup between Team USA and France would have been treated as a potential, perhaps even likely, gold medal game. Team USA is, obviously, FIBA’s No. 1 ranked team, but France is No. 3. They won bronze at the last World Cup in 2014, beat Spain to win gold …

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Team USA basketball schedule: How to watch 2019 FIBA World Cup quarterfinals, watch online, TV channel, start times, results

Team USA has played five games in the FIBA World Cup so far, and it’s handled its business each time. Save one overtime miracle against Turkey, the Americans have largely dominated their international competition so far.  They kicked off the tournament with a 21-point win over the Czech Republic, and following that one-point overtime win …

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USA beat Brazil to reach 2020 Olympics and Fiba World Cup quarter-finals | Sport

The first mission for Team USA is complete: the Americans are going to the Tokyo Olympics. And now the Fiba World Cup quarter-finals await. Kemba Walker and Myles Turner each scored 16 points, and the Americans earned a top seed for the quarter-finals by beating Brazil 89-73 on Monday in the final second-round game of …

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Team USA basketball vs. Brazil score, takeaways: U.S. heads to FIBA World Cup quarterfinals, earns berth in 2020 Olympics

Team USA is officially headed to the 2020 Olympics.  Both the U.S. and Argentina advanced to the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup, and this tournament guarantees Olympic admission to the top two finishers from the Americas, so those two teams will be playing in Japan next summer.  Getting there meant beating Brazil, who did …

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Team USA vs. Greece takeaways: Kemba Walker leads Americans to FIBA World Cup quarterfinals with 69-53 win

Team USA faced its greatest test to this point on Saturday against Greece and NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, and they passed it with flying colors. The Americans won convincingly, 69-53, and pushed their FIBA World Cup record up to a spotless 4-0. They now stand alone atop Group K and have officially clinched a spot …

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