With the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup set to tip off tomorrow in Barcelona and Madrid, the conversation is already heating up on Twitter. To stay close to scores, behind-the-scenes access and more, follow the official @FIBA account and be sure to use the exclusive tourney hashtag #Spain2014 to join the conversation.
From the first tip of the opening game between Egypt (@EBBFED) and Siberia to the final match in Madrid, @FIBA has you covered. A few noteworthy initiatives to keep an eye on:
Follow Teams and Players
Over 24 teams will vie to win the tournament and more than 50 NBA players will be representing their country in Spain. You can find and follow all of them here.
Keep a lookout for great photos and vines from behind the scenes, practice and around Spain by following @NBA.
USA hoops fans can follow their team through the official team account (@usabasketball) and @USOlympic. Here you’ll find game coverage, behind-the-scenes video and photos from Spain, plus access to players throughout #Spain2014. Join the conversation using the team hashtag #USABMNT.
All 12 @usabasketball players are NBA stars — and all of them are on Twitter. Follow them here.
Between them, several ESPN networks will carry every game of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. Make sure to follow @ESPN and @ESPNNBA for additional inside access to #Spain2014.
Following the #Spain2014 action on Twitter ensures you won’t miss a single moment. So sit back, join the conversation and enjoy as the world’s best basketball players compete for global bragging rights.