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2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Team Preview: Lithuania

Lithuania is one of the participating nations in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup that presents a big threat not only to the teams in its group, but also to the United States.


Related Topix: Sports, Renaldas Seibutis, Jonas Valanciunas, Summer Olympic, Robertas Javtokas, Olympics, Linas Kleiza, Summer Olympics, Simas Jasaitis, Olympic Basketball

Sun Sep 22, 2013


Woods: Lithuania's eyes fixed on title prize

In the end, however, Arvydas Macijauskas led a resistance movement and Gasol was left in tears after his singular mission was thwarted.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Sarunas Jasikevicius, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Jonas Maciulis, Tony Parker, Donatas Motiejunas, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

Thu Sep 19, 2013

Basketball: Croatia, Lithuania to clash in Euro semi-finals

Croatia and Lithuania set up a semi-final showdown at the European championships on Thursday while hosts Slovenia bounced back from their quarter-final defeat to book a spot at the 2014 World Cup.


Related Topix: Sports, Renaldas Seibutis, Jonas Maciulis, Goran Dragic (2008 Beijing Olympics), Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Wed Aug 14, 2013

Sporting News

What if 3-on-3 basketball was an Olympic sport?

What would it be like if the best basketball players in the world competed in an international 3-on-3 basketball tournament? FIBA was hoping to see such an event take place at the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, but the International Olympic Committee recently rejected their bid, leaving us to only imagine what it would be like if a trio of ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, Jonas Valanciunas, Linas Kleiza


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35