As Team USA get under way and it's youthful look with K.Darant leading way how well will they fair and can they win it all is remain to be seen ! The coming out the gate looking really good and seem to have a better squad one of the core in a long time........ OPENING STATEMENT There was plenty for the USA to cheer about on Saturday in Turkey. Behind Eric Gordon's 16 points and 14 more from Kevin Durant, the USA Men's World Championship Team cruised by Croatia 106-78 in its Group B opener at the 2010 FIBA World Championship. All it took was a dominating 26-6 second quarter performance by the U.S. to end the suspense in its debut at the 2010 World Championship preliminary round opener against Croatia (0-1). With every member of the USA team scoring, the Americans started their quest for the World title with an impressive 106-78 victory Saturday night at Abdi Ipekci Arena in Istanbul, Turkey. Eric Gordon (Los Angeles Clippers) paced the USA offense, which was the only team to break through the century scoring mark in the World Championship’s first day of action, with 16 points on 4-of-6 shooting from 3-point. Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder) contributed 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds; Chauncey Billups (Denver Nuggets) finished with 12 points and four assists; while Rudy Gay (Memphis Grizzlies) and Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) scored 10 points each. Kevin Love (Minnesota Timberwolves) led the USA on the glass, recording a game best 10 rebounds while adding seven points.