10 Must Watch Olympic Events This Week (8/15)The second week of the Rio Olympics is upon us. Here's 10 events to keep an eye on this week.
USA Men's Basketball Beats Nigeria 110-66 In Final Olympic Tune-upThe United States Olympic Men's Basketball defeated Nigeria 110-66 in their final exhibition before the 2016 Olympics on Monday at Toyota Center.
9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup ExitBelgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won't see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.
Previewing The Big USA & Belgium World Cup GameCSN Houston's Sebastian Salazar joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss the USA vs Belgium game tomorrow in the World Cup. He discussed some of the interesting game time situations that have occurred in the World Cup so far. Salazar said that France and the Netherlands have been performing pretty well so far in the Cup and Germany not as well as expected. He discussed concerns with Jozy Altidore's hamstring and said it would be a huge risk to start him against Belgium tomorrow. Salazar analyzed the way that the US has played against their other opponents and what they need to do against Belgium.
6 Things To Know Before USA-Portugal World Cup MatchupWith the U.S. and Portugal set to square off on Sunday at 6pm ET, the stakes couldn't be higher. Group G has been called the group of death by many because and it's starting to live up to it's nickname.
Mexico's National Team Hanging By A Thread, All Hopes On New CoachStill hurt after the loss to Honduras in Mexico City, the Mexican national team will now have to face its greatest CONCACAF rival, the United States, in what will be a critical and difficult match for the visiting team.
Altidore OK To Practice Before WCup Qualifiers Jozy Altidore has been cleared to resume practice, and U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann says he's optimistic his striker will be ready for Friday's World Cup qualifier in Costa Rica.
Chandler Parsons Invited to Team USA Olympic Camp Rockets forward Chandler Parsons has been invited to attend the USA Basketball Select Team camp this July.
Clippers' Griffin Out of Olympics With Knee InjuryBlake Griffin will have surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee and the U.S. forward will miss the Olympics.
Cougars Fall 8-0 Against Team USAThe national team demonstrated their power in the first inning with a two-out grand slam and added a two-run blast in the fifth inning to provide the bulk of their scoring effort.