Carmelo Anthony records 19 points and five rebounds, NBA 2K17 MT Coins Thompson adds 17 points as the United States defeats Nigeria.
"I actually feel excited about the journey we're about to take on. A new group of guys. A much younger group of guys. Before I was one of the young guys and now I'm one of the older guys on the team that has been around a couple of times. For me, knowing that we have an opportunity to do something special with a new group of guys, new faces of our country, to be a part of it, I'm excited about that."
"I think the whole experience has helped him, even playing-wise," said Krzyzewski. "His toughness is even better. We're lucky that he's with us."