End of Game
The U.S. women's national team traveled more than 48 hours to get from Houston to Bahia Blanca, Argentina, for the FIBA Pre-Olympic Qualifying Tournament, where they topped Brazil 76-61 in Thursday's opener.
We're still months away from the 2020 Olympic Games, and the U.S. women remain the favorites. But recent exhibitions exposed some concerns.
Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird had long heard stories about their team owner's history as a KGB spy and links to organized crime, but Shabtai Kalmanovich's death in 2009 forced them to reckon with his complicated legacy.