Both the U.S. men and women will arrive in Tokyo looking to defend gold medals from the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro when basketball begins in late July.What channel are the Tokyo Olympics on?
Copy Link URL Copied! The Tokyo Olympics will be broadcast and streamed in the U.S. on NBC Universal platforms, which will feature more than 7,000 hours of coverage. In addition to NBC, the Games will be featured on CNBC, Golf Channel, NBC Olympics, NBC Sports Network, Telemundo and USA.When does Team USA play during the Tokyo Olympics?
See below to find out when Team USA is scheduled to play during the Tokyo Olympics, the dates for their exhibition games in Las Vegas and the players on the U.S. roster. The men’s basketball action tips off on July 25 — two days after the Opening Ceremony in Tokyo — with 12 countries competing in the initial Group Phase.What is the new format for the Olympics Basketball Tournament?
There is a new format for the round robin-style group stage of the tournaments, a newcomer to Olympic basketball in the men’s Slovenian team — thanks to Luka Doncic — and one highly established squad looking to set another record: the U.S. women are going for their seventh consecutive gold medal. Get the full experience. Choose your plan