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  1. Gold-medal game is dream scene for Redeem Team

    Chris Sheridan

    For the first time in eight long years, Team USA stands atop the world in men's basketball.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2008
  2. David Stern, FIBA leaders expected to discuss lockout impact on w...

    Chris Sheridan

    With the NBA lockout threatening to impact this summer's qualifying tournaments for the 2012 Olympics, commissioner David Stern is scheduled to meet Tuesday with the president and the secretary general of FIBA, the sport's international governing body.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2011
  3. Rubio's skills will show when he runs

    Chris Sheridan

    I have seen Ricky Rubio play in person almost two dozen times while covering the 2007 Eurobasket in Madrid, the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and the 2010 World Championship in Istanbul, and I have never seen him play a quote-unquote great game. I have...

    Blog | June 02, 2011
  4. Mike Krzyzewski fired up by Russian coach's comments on 1972 USA-...

    Chris Sheridan

    Clearly perturbed by Russia coach David Blatt's comment that the Soviet Union was the rightful winner of the gold-medal game at the 1972 Munich Olympics, coach Mike Krzyzewski launched his own counterattack Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2010
  5. Argentina holds on as Greece's last-second shot bounces out

    Chris Sheridan

    Manu Ginobili scored 24 points for Argentina and Vassilis Spanoulis' game-winning 3-point attempt bounced off the rim and out as the defending Olympic champions held off Greece 80-78 on Wednesday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | August 20, 2008
  6. How might it all play out? Here's one final shot

    Chris Sheridan

    Wondering who might take the last shot in a Team USA bid for gold? At the Olympics, it's not who you think it might be, Chris Sheridan writes.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2008
  7. US gets favorable draw for Olympics

    Chris Sheridan

    The United States learned it will face a tough Spain team in its pool play, but would not face Argentina until possibly the gold medal game in Beijing, Chris Sheridan writes.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2008
  8. Breaking down the semis: Who's going to Beijing?

    Chris Sheridan

    Chris Sheridan breaks down the semifinal matchups in the Tournament of the Americas, and picks the winners.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2007