Team USA will face Nigeria in its group-play opener after winning an exhibition matchup last week in Las Vegas. Team USA crushed Nigeria 93-62 in that contest with a balanced scoring attack.
United States vs. Nigeria Basketball
Date: Tuesday, July 27
Time: 12:40 a.m. ET
Location: Saitama Super Arena — Saitama, Japan
Live stream: OlymTV
Led by WNBA legends Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and Sylvia Fowles, who between the three have a combined 11 Olympic gold medals, Team USA is once again heavy favorites to repeat as champions again.