Why Team USA will be just fine

And: free agency and contenders for the 2022 title

BY DAVID THORPE

Team USA plays Spain just after midnight tonight—so technically Tuesday—at 12:40 a.m. Eastern Time, in the knockout round of the Olympics. The U.S. beat Spain a few weeks ago in a warm up game in Las Vegas. 

It’s a little hard to know what to make of this American team. They stumbled out of the gate with a loss to France, but dominated aga…

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