USA Olympic Basketball

Basketball New Qualifying Dates For The 2021 Tokyo Olympics Given The Green Light By FIBA

Japan, USA, Nigeria, Argentina, Australia, Spain, France, and Iran have already qualified for the rescheduled 2021 Tokyo Olympics. The remaining Olympic qualifying tournaments dates will be from June 29-July 4, 2021. Only four qualifying spots remain for the 2021 Olympics. TOKYO – The world’s basketball authority FIBA, has approved new dates for qualifying tournaments for … Read more

2020 Olympics Move to London?

2020 London Olympics? Mayoral Candidate Offers To Host Games

London has previously held the 2012 Olympics. The coronavirus has taken a big hit on the upcoming Summer Olympics. London officials spoke out to offer to hold the Olympics if the coronavirus cannot be contained. LONDON – With the 2020 summer Olympics coming up in Tokyo, the coronavirus has kept on spreading and it is … Read more

USA 3x3 Basketball

3×3 USA Basketball Roster Announced For 2020 Olympics

The Men’s 3×3 team is made up of a mix of former and current NBA players and college standouts. The Women’s team is made up of WNBA standout players from a variety of teams. This is the first time that 3×3 basketball will be played in the Olympics. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA basketball has … Read more

Sky Brown

A 12-Year-Old Female Skateboarder Could Compete At Tokyo 2020

Sky Brown is a professional skateboarder, surfer, and dancer. Brown will be only 12 years old by the time the Sumer Olympics happens. Brown could be one of the youngest Olympians in history. HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Sky Brown, who is currently 11 years old, could potentially qualify for the park skateboarding event at Tokyo … Read more

Pau Gasol

Pau Gasol Wants To Represent Spain In 2020 Olympics In Tokyo

Pau Gasol wishes to play for the Spanish National Team in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Gasol is rehabbing an injured foot and hopes it is secure in time for him to participate. Gasol is also hoping to play in the NBA next season. TOKYO – The 2020 Olympics Basketball event may see yet another NBA … Read more

USWNT

USWNT Vets Give Best 2020 Olympic Odds To Win Gold

The USWNT will have mostly returning faces when they go to Tokyo. A majority of the women are older than 31 years old. Many young upstarts were not considered to go to Tokyo. CHICAGO – Now that the USWNT has qualified for Tokyo 2020, most of the team are returning veterans. The USWNT has a … Read more

Which Stars Will Play For The 2020 US Olympic Men’s Basketball Team?

Which Stars Will Play For The 2020 US Olympic Men’s Basketball Team?

The finalists for the 2020 Summer Olympic Men’s team has been announced by USA Basketball. Leading the list of 44 potential players are NBA superstars Steph Curry, Lebron James, Kevin Durant among others. The USA men’s team is the favorite to win the gold medal. TOKYO – The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan is coming … Read more

Corona Virus and the Olympics

Coronavirus Causes Cautious Preparation For 2020 Olympics

The coronavirus has shifted plans for the 2020 Olympic events. The U.S. and Japan have been taking serious precautionary measures. Training and travel plans have been redirected as the games will take place in Tokyo. TOKYO, JAPAN – With the outbreak of the contagious coronavirus, both the United States and Japan have been taking precautionary … Read more

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Triathletes Disqualified For Solidarity Moment At Finish Line

Qualifiers for Tokyo 2020 is well underway. Two British triathletes were disqualified and will not go to the Olympics. They will have another opportunity to qualify in the future. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Two British athletes were disqualified from a triathlon qualifier for finishing together hand-in-hand. What Was At Stake The World Triathlon Olympic Qualification Event … Read more

Surfer John John Florence Is Aiming For Olympics Despite Injury

John John Florence is hoping to qualify for the 2020 Olympics. An ACL injury has taken him out of the 2019 World Surf League Championship Tour. Now Florence must wait to see if he will get an opportunity to qualify for Tokyo. OAHU, Hawaii – John John Florence is hoping to make it to the … Read more