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Leilani Mitchell, a 5-foot-5 point guard, helped Australia defeat host Brazil, 84-66, on Saturday in its Rio Olympic Games opener of the women’s basketball tournament. Mitchell had 18 points and six assists. Australia continues pool play Sunday against Turkey and plays France on Tuesday. USA Basket. . . Read More
The reigning silver medalists, France opened the 2016 Rio Olympic basketball tournament with a win over Turkey, 55-39. Turkey’s Lara Sanders, who plays for the WNBA’s Washington Mystics, hit a baseline jumper to score the first basket of the tournament. For France, the absence of their best player. . . Read More
Tamara Tatham had 20 points and Kim Gaucher chipped in with 10 rebounds as the Canadian women's basketball team opened the preliminary round Saturday with a 90-68 victory over China at the Rio Games. Tatham, from Brampton, Ont., added six rebounds as Canada held a 44-31 advantage on the boards. Gau. . . Read More
As The Pick and Roll’s 2016 Women’s College Player of the Year, Nicole Seekamp has officially made the transition to the professional ranks, signing with AZS PWSZ of Poland. Seekamp becomes the second Australian to sign with Gorzow for the 2016/17 season after being overlooked at the 2016 WNBA Draf. . . Read More
The sun was barely peaking over the Olympic Village on Friday when Canada's basketball women shuffled out of their beds and into an early-morning practice session. An hour later, they shuffled back off the court — tired and worn out from yet another scrimmage, and anxious to finally face a real opp. . . Read More
File this piece away in the category of pure conjecture. I think it's important to start there. As what I'm offering is a theoretical assessment based on numerous conversations with others as well as my own life experiences throughout the years. With that disclaimer, I move forward.. . . Read More
Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings are hoping to return from Rio with their fourth gold medal and let's face it, if they do not it will be an upset. The U.S. is going for its sixth gold in a row with five of the 12 players former UConn All-Americans and nine players back from the 2012 tea. . . Read More
If members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic women's basketball team feel the stress of having only 10 days of preparation time together to avoid being THAT team -- the one that loses the 41-game winning streak and five straight gold-medal victories that American teams have strung together before now -- the. . . Read More

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