Stephen Curry made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points, leading the U.S. national team into the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup with an 86-63 victory over Mexico on Saturday.
Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the United States remained unbeaten at the FIBA Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
Stephen Curry sprained his left ankle Wednesday at Team USA's practice, an injury that looked bad when it happened but was later described as relatively minor.
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Dirk Nowitzki had 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead Germany over Italy 67-58 and into the quarterfinals of the European Basketball Championship.
Israel's basketball team sent Serbia to a nearly unprecedented early exit from the European Championship with an 87-83 win on Wednesday.