ANAHEIM — Concerns? What concerns about Team USA?
The Americans came out in their first real test, an exhibition against a good Spanish team, and showed their athleticism and depth. The USA led 54-41 at the half, with Khris Middleton (10 points, 4-of-4 shooting, a couple nice assists) and Kemba Walker (nine points on 3-of-3 shooting) leading the way.
The Americans put their athleticism on display, pressuring on defense then getting out and running, and that led to some impressive highlights.
Ricky Rubio led Spain with 14 points on 4-of-7 shooting.