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USA Basketball sets 16 finalists for Women's Cup

Elena Delle Donne, Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd and Breanna Stewart -- all playing in the WNBA Finals -- are among the 16 finalists for the U.S. roster for the FIBA Women's World Cup.

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Stewart, Hartley open to women's 3-on-3 in '20

Several WNBA players have expressed interest in the Olympics' new 3-on-3 format, slated for the Tokyo Games in 2020. The women are two-time champions in the 3-on-3 World Cup.

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Staley introduced as U.S. women's coach

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Dawn Staley has been put in charge of keeping the U.S. women's national basketball team rolling.

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Storm's Stewart: Rehab on knee 'going great'

Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart says the rehab on her right knee injury is "going great" and she expects to be back on the court in the next couple of weeks.

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Basketball world celebrates U.S. women

From LeBron to Kobe. Major props

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U.S. women's basketball team advances to final

Team USA defeated France 86-67 and will play in the gold medal game against Spain on Saturday.

Mark Schwarz ESPN Reporter 

Elena Delle Donne and Breanna Stewart alley-ooping after practice at Clube Flamengo as the undefeated Team USA Women prepare for Friday's matchup versus Canada.

Mark Schwarz ESPN Reporter 

Elena Delle Donne and Breanna Stewart alley-ooping after practice at Clube Flamengo as the undefeated Team USA Women prepare for Friday's matchup versus Canada.

Mark Schwarz ESPN Reporter 

At their practice gym in Rio, Team USA shows some love for the local Brazilian police folding the officers into a team photo as they prepare for Wednesday night's matchup against 2-0 Australia. #USABasketball #USAMBNT #Rio2015

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U.S. women's basketball legacy lives on

As Team USA takes aim at a sixth consecutive gold medal in Rio, the groundwork laid by the memorable U.S. Olympic women's basketball team in 1996 has never been more evident. Pure dominance

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Elena Delle Donne sits a pick. USA leads Australia 54-48 at the half.

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Pre-game shootaround with USA Basketball. Final exhibition game before the women head to Rio.