No more LeBron-ze! King James ‘Guarantees’ Olympic Gold for U.S. »

Jul 24, 2008 at 6:55 pm | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

O.K., world, pin this one on your locker-room wall. LeBron James is picturing himself on the Beijing medal stand, gold draping his gargantuan chest. “It’s going to be like waking up on Christmas Day,” says James, the Cleveland Cavalier and global icon who led the NBA in scoring this season. “All you dreamed about this […]

U.S. Team is Back in Action Preparing for Olympic Trip »

Jul 22, 2008 at 1:14 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

Just 20 days out from the tipoff of the 2008 Beijing Olympics men’s basketball competition, LeBron James and the USA Basketball Team resumed their practice before the upcoming 2008 Olympic Games. Here’re couple pics from the training session at Valley High School in Las Vegas that took place yesterday. LeBron, Kobe, D-Wade, ‘Melo, CP, J-Kidd, […]

LeBron James and USA Basketball Take Over New York City »

Jul 2, 2008 at 2:15 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

The USA Basketball Team was in New York City on Monday on a media tour promoting the upcoming 2008 Olympic Games. The NBA superstars that will represent the U.S.A this summer in Beijing for the 2008 Summer Olympics assembled in NYC for a day-long Nike-sponsored event that included a boat ride around the East River […]

USA Basketball Team is Preparing for the Beijing 2008 Olympics »

Jun 29, 2008 at 2:03 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

On Saturday LeBron James and the Beijing-bound U.S. Team practiced for the first time in Las Vegas since the squad was announced earlier this month. Everybody knows that Kobe Bryant and LeBron James are on the U.S. Men’s Senior National Team about to compete in the Beijing Olympics for the highest prize, no excuses this […]

USA Basketball photo recap: U.S.A. vs Argentina »

Sep 3, 2007 at 3:36 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

LeBron James put a record finish on the Americans’ dominance in the desert. James scored a team-record 31 points as the United States beat Argentina 118-81 on Sunday to win the FIBA Americas championship. James finished the tournament shooting 76 percent from the field – his percentage actually dropped from 76.5 after he made 11 […]

USA Basketball photo recap: U.S.A. vs Puerto Rico »

Sep 2, 2007 at 5:25 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

In the game that defined the last spot available for Beijing 2008, United States faced Puerto Rico and what’s been the history throughout the tournament, repeated itself. At the end, USA remained undefeated with record of 9-0, and became, with Argentina, one of the only two teams from the Americas with tickets to the Olympic […]

USA Basketball photo recap: U.S.A. vs Argentina »

Aug 31, 2007 at 6:44 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

The United States sealed the top seed in the Semifinal Round of the FIBA Americas Championship with a 91-76 victory over Argentina in the final game of the day on Thursday at the Thomas & Mack Center. The 15-point win for the U.S. was its’ smallest margin of victory in this tournament. Kobe Bryant scored […]

USA Basketball photo recap: U.S.A. vs Uruguay »

Aug 30, 2007 at 4:30 am | lebron-jamesusa-basketball

LeBron James couldn’t miss, not from 3-point range and certainly not while soaring for a series of powerful dunks. And that was all before halftime. James was 11-for-11 from the field, making all four of his 3-point attempts, and scored 26 points in the first half Wednesday night to lead the United States to a […]