That kind of team that is capable of winning rebounding battle and to exploit Team USA’s other glaring vulnerabilities while still capable of winning rebounding battle? We’ll have to wait and see.
Is there a Team Capable of Winning Rebounding Battle and Taking Advantage of Team USA’s Clear Well Weaknesses?
In each of first three World Cup games team USA had capable of winning rebounding battle of the boards. In reality, according to the tournament raw rebounding data, team USA was among the top teams in this category and capable of winning rebounding battle. Rebounding is turning out to be a serious problem for team USA. However, as things stand the rebounding battle is only a minor component of the strategy to defeat the Americans who have already demonstrated faults with their slow offense and empty possessions that frequently result in turnovers.
No team has demonstrated in capable of winning rebounding battle and the ability to exploit all of these flaws at once in team USA which looks to be essential to upset a group that has capable of winning rebounding battle every game since assembling in early August. Is there a squad that can defeat team USA at capable of winning rebounding battle while also exploiting their other obvious flaws? That is still up in the air. But until that moment it’s not yet necessary to raise the alarm. At least in regards to the war of the boards.