A balanced scoring effort led by Luka Doncic and an effective defense carried Slovenia to victory, securing a spot in the Basketball World Cup quarterfinals.
Germany improved to 4-0 at the Basketball World Cup with a runaway second-round victory over Georgia. Dennis Schroder contributed 16 points and seven assists.
Venezuela led 68-53 early in the fourth quarter of the Basketball World Cup game, but Makoto Hiejima scored 17 points in the final period to ignite...
Slovenia's Luka Doncic was the top scorer in the opening round (30.0 points per game) at the Basketball World Cup. Josh Hawkinson led Japan with 23.3...
Luka Doncic, Klemen Prepelic and Mike Tobey, the three leading scorers for Slovenia at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, continue to be key catalysts for the team.
Japan faced a 22-point deficit entering the second half of the Basketball World Cup contest. With the win, Australia advanced to the second round.
Overcoming a 13-point halftime deficit, Cape Verde controlled the fourth quarter, beat Venezuela and raised its profile on the global basketball landscape.
Yuki Kawamura and Keisei Tominaga are only 22 years old, but the talented guards appear ready to be cornerstones of the Akatsuki Japan roster for years...
Josh Hawkinson notched his first Basketball World Cup double-double and 22-year-old guards Yuki Kawamura and Keisei Tominaga combined for 42 points.
In 2010, Australia defeated Germany by 35 points in the global tournament in Turkey. Germany triumphed by three points in the teams' rematch at Okinawa Arena.
Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic scored a game-high 37 points. His impressive all-around effort included seven rebounds, six assists and two steals.
Hustling, converting numerous scoring chances and playing aggressively, Yudai Baba energized Japan despite its loss to Germany at the Basketball World Cup.