VIDEO: USMNT players try their hand at half-court basketball shots


While on their most recent trip to London for an international match against Colombia at Craven Cottage, a number of USMNT stars took their talents to the basketball court.

NBA Europe invited Alejandro Bedoya, Brad Guzan, DaMarcus Beasley, and Geoff Cameron to participate in a bit of a shootaround.

A very difficult one.

The four players got five attempts at sinking a half-court shot, after receiving tips from NBA Europe senior director of basketball operations Neil Meyer. It didn’t go so well – unsurprisingly, given the degree of difficulty – until the end. Who sank one? Have a watch.

Now if we can only get LeBron, Kobe, and D-Wade to get a crossbar challenge going during All-Star week…