Team USA rolls France

Team USA

The first game for the 2012 USA Men’s Basketball team is in the books. They throttled their opponent, France, 98-71. Kevin Durant and LeBron James were brilliant for the US, leading them to an easy victory. Great defense led the way to the USA’s blowout of France. Team USA seems destined for Gold. [Read more…]

’12 Olympic team would beat ’92 ‘Dream Team’

2012 US Men's basketball team

Kobe Bryant sparked a huge debate a few weeks ago when he said that the 2012 Men’s Olympic Basketball team could beat the 1992 “Dream Team”Michael Jordan laughed, “Dream Team” said the ‘Dream Team’ would win by 25, and Charles Barkley called people “knuckleheads”.

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Badgers Need Keaton Nankivil to Produce in More Ways Than One

Jon Leuer is the obvious play-maker for the Wisconsin Badgers Men’s Basketball team, but don’t discount the senior Keaton Nankivil as an important cog in Bo Ryan’s well-oiled machine known as the swing offense.

We all know Nankivil can shoot. This is evident from his career shooting percentage of .483 (157-for-325) in three seasons with the Badgers. Where he looks to improve his game is in the rebounding department. Nankivil averaged only 4.7 rebounds per game as the primary big man on a team which lives or dies on the boards.

By: Nick Grays

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