By Mark Bacon The USA took on Venezuela Friday night at the United Center in Chicago, coming away with a convincing 80-45 win. Despite the victory, the U.S. team was anything but a smooth functioning unit, and struggled to shoot the ball consistently against Venezuela. “Tonight, I thought Venezuela played very hard against us,” noted Team Read more about Team USA routs Venezuela, 80-45, in sloppy exhibition[…]
By Mark Bacon Kevin Durant made his Oracle Arena debut as a member of the Golden State Warriors and his new team (and fans) team were not disappointed in any way. USA Basketball is now a 3-0 in their five-exhibition warm-up tour around the U.S. leading up to the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. They Read more about Team USA: Kevin Durant Gets to Work in His New Office[…]
Raashaan and Haven discuss possible college football expansion, ACC media days, and are also joined in studio by former UL great Mario Urrita, and heavyweight female boxer Kiera Stokes.
By Mark Bacon The morning of July 25th, Haven Harrington III informed me via text that an Olympic athlete was kidnapped in Rio de Janeiro (RJ), Brasil, site of the 2016 Summer Olympics. News of a forthcoming Athletic Apocalypse 2016 is not news—it’s a constant refrain this year regarding Read more about Meu Rio: Thoughts on The 2016 Rio Olympics[…]