Team USA

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June 10, 2019 - 2:50 pm
Milwaukee Bucks' forward Khris Middleton and center Brook Lopez have been named finalists for Team USA's FIBA World Cup team. The teammates are two of 20 selected attendees to the Aug. 5-9 training camp; that group will be pared down to 12 player who will compete in the actual tournament starting...
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Bill Michaels
February 25, 2018 - 6:56 pm
The Norwegian’s dominated the Winter Olympics. A country with roughly the same population as Minnesota, how did they find so many athletes capable of winning medals vs. the rest of the world? Norway has a methodology. That methodology is; don’t put pressure on the kids. Don’t keep score until it’s...
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Bill Michaels
February 08, 2018 - 10:56 pm
The disheartening sexual abuse scandal that rocked USA gymnastics has barely entered the healing process and now we have the possibility of a racial dilemma in regard to the winter version of Team USA as well. In a bizarre tweet, 2-time gold medal winner Shani Davis tweeted, “I am an American and...
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