Discussion

Team USA impressive after shaking off early jitters

Updated: August 4, 2006, 12:07 PM ET
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN Insider

LAS VEGAS -- Jerry Colangelo was checking his cell phone messages in the tunnel beneath the stands a few minutes after the final buzzer when I asked him for a report card on his own little Dream Team.

"The effort is there, and everybody is on the same page -- and I know you didn't see that in Athens," he said.

He's got a point there, and thus far everything seems to be going according to plan for the man in charge of restoring America's rightful place in the world of international basketball.

Colangelo ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE NBA HEADLINES