Team USA played up to their expectations as the best team in FIBA by defeating Finland in convincing fashion, final score 114 USA – 55 Finland. This game was basically over at halftime, team USA open the game in convincing fashion with James Harden and Anthony Davis leading the charge early. Klay Thompson lead all scorers for Team USA with 18 points but it was Davis who was their best overall player.
Every player on team USA scored at least four points which was more than enough to put Finland away early. Team USA will face Turkey on Sunday August 31, where they look to make it 56 wins in a row during FIBA play.