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.
Journeyman shooter Larry Ayuso went to NBA camps twice but never made it. Dreaming of the NBA, he will be spending Christmas playing D-League ball in Iowa, Chris Sheridan writes.
In Day 4 of Olympic men's basketball competition, Andrew Bogut pushed Australia into the medal round, Chris Sheridan writes.
In Day 3 of Olympic men's basketball competition, Lithuania rolled to 3-0, writes Chris Sheridan.
An Iranian basketball player and the coach of Russia, who is Israeli-American, shared a hug after a basketball game Sunday.
Chris Sheridan breaks down the competition in Group A of the Olympic men's basketball tournament.
Team USA's Jason Kidd didn't play in the second half against Russia. Why not? Chris Sheridan explains.
When mighty Spain fell to Russia in the EuroBasket title game, it offered a vivid lesson to Team USA about the need to respect opponents, Chris Sheridan writes.
Andrei Kirkilenko was the star of the game, but it was David Blatt who led Russia out of a dark decade of hoops, writes Chris Sheridan.
J.R. Holden was clutch for Russia, Boris Diaw's line woes showed and Spain issued a beatdown. Chris Sheridan has the EuroBasket scene.
Spain-Germany, Russia-France. Chris Sheridan explains which two teams will advance in Thursday's Eurobasket quarterfinals.
With two Olympic berths at stake, Chris Sheridan tracks the approach to the elimination rounds at Tuesday's Eurobasket tournament.