Discussion

Team USA eating well off Paul's dishes

Updated: August 25, 2006, 4:11 PM ET
Associated Pres

SAITAMA, Japan -- Chris Paul isn't Allen Iverson and Stephon Marbury. And for the U.S. team at the FIBA World Championship, that's probably a good thing.

Iverson and Marbury brought NBA star power to the point-guard position at the 2004 Olympics -- and left with a bronze medal. Their skills weren't a good fit in the international game.

So when USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski put together their team, they wanted to find a ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE OLYMPICS HEADLINES