Team USA are currently preparing for the 2023 FIBA World Cup, which will begin later this month, check out the schedule, dates, venue, how to watch live, and more
Team USA comprises of several stars of the NBA, featuring some of the best players of the sport.
FIBA World Cup 2023 team USA schedule, date, time table, roster players line up, coach, live stream telecast where to watch
USA Select team beat USA’s FIBA WC team in two consecutive 10 min scrimmages 👀
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) August 4, 2023
In the last FIBA World Cup, team USA barely managed to enter the playoff brackets following an unimpressive performance in the friendly stages.
The team secured the seventh place after suffering losses against France in the first playoff game, and then against Serbia for the fifth place.
FIBA World Cup 2023 team USA preview
Heading into the competition, Steve Kerr, who is the coach of the Golden State Warriors will coach Team USA. Meanwhile, the Miami Heat’s Erik Spoelstra, Los Angeles Clippers’ Ty Lue, and Gonzaga’s Mark Few will serve as the assistant coaches.
The starting roster for the team will feature Anthony Edwards, Mikal Bridges, Brandon Ingram, Jaren Jackson Jr., and Jalen Brunson. Meanwhile, Austin Reaves, Walker Kessler, Bobby Portis, Tyrese Haliburton, Paolo Banchero, Josh Hart, and Cam Johnson will feature on the bench.
Just recently, team USA won against defending champs Spain during an exhibition match. Following the match, Kerr stated:
Very proud of our guys playing against a great team”
Bridges further stated that all of the coaches have been working relentlessly to bring out the best outcomes.
2023 FIBA World Cup team USA venue
The Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, the capital of the Philippines, will host all the games for Group C.
2023 FIBA World Cup team USA schedule
The 2023 FIBA World Cup will begin with the first set of games on August 25. They are placed in Group C alongside New Zealand, Greece, and Jordan. The top two teams from this group will face the two top teams of Group D after the friendly matches. Given below is the full schedule for all of team USA’s games:
|August 26th||USA vs. New Zealand||8:40 AM ET/5:40 AM PT|
|August 28th||USA vs. Greece||8:40 AM ET/5:40 AM PT|
|August 30th||USA vs. Jordan||4:40 AM ET/1:40 AM PT|
2023 FIBA World Cup how to watch live
Fans can watch all the games of the 2023 FIBA World Cup live on FIBA’s Courtside 1891 Basketball streaming service. Aside from that, ESPN 2 and ESPN+ will also provide the live stream of all the 92 scheduled games.