Rio 2016 Olympics

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Liberty’s Tina Charles Helps Team USA Win Gold In Rio

Liberty star Tina Charles captured her second Olympic gold medal as Team USA once again dominated the competition in winning its sixth straight gold at the Summer Games. Starting in all eight games for the Americans in Rio, Charles averaged 9.6 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.1 assists and shot 55.9 percent from the field in 19.1 minutes per […]

Melo Makes History: Wins Third Gold, Breaks Team USA Records In Rio

New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony is now the most decorated American men’s basketball player of all-time in the Olympics after capturing another gold medal in the 2016 Rio Games. In his fourth — and what he says his final — Olympics, Melo broke many Team USA records. [WATCH: Melo’s Emotional Interview After Winning Gold] […]

Melo Named to USA Olympic Team

**COURTESY NEW YORK KNICKS** Featuring six Olympic and/or FIBA World Cup gold medalists, USA Basketball unveiled its official 12-man 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. Selected for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team, which is seeking a third consecutive Olympic title, were: Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks/Syracuse); Harrison Barnes (Golden State Warriors/North Carolina); Jimmy Butler (Chicago […]