August 1, 2016, 7:22 pm
Carmelo Anthony scored 19 points in 19 minutes while Klay Thompson hit five threes for 17 points to lead Team USA to a 110-66 win over Nigeria on Monday night.
Monday’s game against Nigeria was the final exhibition game before the Olympic games in Rio. Kyle Lowry played a team high 27 minutes, scoring eight points with 11 assists and eight boards. Kevin Durant shot 5-for-7 from the field, adding 14 points.
Perhaps the biggest surprise was that DeAndre Jordan hit two of three free throws in this one, finishing with 10 points and nine boards. Team USA heads to Rio to defend their title and take home the gold medal.