The challenge begins with a quarterfinal matchup against France, a game that will end one team's chances at leaving with a medal.
Even after winning five straight games to reach this point, the Americans would end up no better than fifth with a loss.
Where: Dongguan Basketball Center, Dongguan, China
Odds: USA Moneyline (-500), France Moneyline (+350), Over/Under (164.5)
The presence of Rudy Gobert makes France one of the most dangerous teams in the tournament.