NEWARK, Del. -- Elena Delle Donne had dreamed of playing basketball in the Olympics since she was little.Shell get her chance next week as a member of the U.S. womens team. Before heading to Rio, Delle Donne got an opportunity to celebrate at home in Delaware with a lot of the fans who have been watching her play since she was in eighth grade.She scored 10 points to help the U.S. beat France 84-62 in an exhibition game at the University of Delaware on Wednesday night.It was by far the most emotional game I played at (Delaware), said Delle Donne, who helped Delaware reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament her senior year. Seeing faces that had watched me here since eighth grade and have been on the entire journey with me and now see me in a USA jersey. Its been my dream my entire life. Its so special to come out and share it with them. This is a really special night. There have been a lot of special nights on this court. This is the biggest night. Its a dream come true for me and the fans as well.A loud, spirited crowd gave her quite the ovation when she was announced before the start of the game. They cheered for her and the rest of the U.S. team the rest of the game.Thats amazing what happened today. Thats really awesome to see the fans come out and support her and us, Diana Taurasi said. Shes obviously done so much for the state. That was really nice for us to get a reception like that for our team. Its rare that we play in America were usually across the pond. That was cool, getting the USA chants from the whole crowd, that felt really good. That hasnt happened a lot in my 14 years with the national team.The game was a rematch of the 2012 London Olympics gold medal game that the Americans won 86-50. This time the U.S. took a half to get going, which wasnt a total surprise as the Americans have had little training since getting together for the first time as a full team Saturday in Los Angeles.They played Monday night against a U.S. select team, winning by four, before flying across country for this three-game exhibition series. Frances core has been together for months qualifying for the Rio Olympics in a last chance tournament in June.The U.S. only led by one at the half, but used a 9-2 spurt to start the third quarter spearheaded by Charles and Moore to create some space. The Americans extended the lead to 63-46 after three quarters.France couldnt get within 15 the rest of the way.Marine Johannes scored 13 points to lead France.Tina Charles scored 17 points and Maya Moore added 13 to lead the Americans.With the U.S. leading 12-9 early on, Delle Donne made a hustle play on the defensive end, sprinted down the court and was rewarded with an open 3-pointer much to the delight of the fans.The U.S. extended the lead to six, but France wouldnt capitulate, taking a brief 31-30 advantage late in the first half. The Americans led 32-31 at the break.The Americans will face Canada on Friday in Bridgeport, Connecticut. France will play Australia in the second game of this exhibition series. All four teams will conclude play at Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday.From there the U.S. will head to Houston to meet up with the mens basketball Olympic team before both head to Rio together. The women open Olympic play on Sunday, Aug. 7 against Senegal. 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Ibaka equaled a career high with 20 rebounds, adding four blocked shots and 15 points as the Thunder smothered the Milwaukee Bucks offence in a 92-79 victory Saturday night.The Los Angeles Rams selected Jared Goff with the first pick of the NFL Draft as the franchise prepares for a new era. The Rams are relocating from St Louis ahead of the 2016 season and they made a big splash earlier this month when trading multiple picks to the Tennessee Titans for the first selection in the rookie draft. Goff v Wentz Profiling the first and second picks of the NFL Draft Most assumed the trade was made to add a quarterback - either Goff or Carson Wentz - and confirmation came on Thursday when commissioner Roger Goodell announced California product Goff as the opening pick of the first round in Chicago. Just truly a dream come true, Goff said. Im taking it as an honour and Im going to have to prove them right, that they made the right decision.If youre a first-round quarterback, theres going to be pressure regardless. Im very excited, very ready to go, ready for the challenge. Carson Wentz will kick off his professional career with the Philadelphia Eagles The Philadelphia Eagles also traded up to get hold of the second pick, knowing they would get whichever quarterback the Rams passed on - North Dakota States Wentz as it predictably turned out. Carson Wentz talks to Richard Graves about his selection by the Philadelphia Eagles Im happy to be an Eagle, said Wentz. Im bringing it. Theyre getting a passionate player. Im pumped to be an Eagle and ready to go to work.The rest of the draft was less predictable, starting with the San Diego Chargers passing on Laremy Tunsil and instead selecting defensive lineman Joey Bosa. Laremy Tunsil was finally able to celebrate being selected when Miami picked him 13th Tunsils drop would continue all the way to the 13th pick, where the Miami Dolphins selected him to bring an end to a night that had seen his stock affected by a social media post. Sky Sports presenter and Miami Dolphins fan Neil Reynolds reacts to the controversial pick of Laremy Tunsil The offensive tackle was shown in a video with a gas mask on, smoking throughh what appeared to be a bong, and it led to a number of teams removing him from their draft board completely.dddddddddddd Laremy Tunsil drops to number 13 pick after a video is posted on twitter of him apparently smoking something through a gas mask After being picked by the Dolphins, he said: It was a mistake. It happened years ago, like I said before. Somebody hacked my Twitter account and thats how it got on there.Its a crazy world. Things happen for a reason. Im glad to be in Miami. Im going to work my butt off and give it all I got. Ezekiel Elliott was picked fourth by the Dallas Cowboys The Dallas Cowboys selected running back Ezekiel Elliott with the fourth pick of the draft, with the top five being rounded out by cornerback Jalen Ramsey, selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars.There were also four trades completed during the evening, with possibly the most interesting seeing the Denver Broncos move up five slots to pick Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch. Cornerback Eli Apple tells Richard Graves why he almost didnt pick up the phone call from the New York Giants The draft continues on Friday night with rounds two and three, with the remaining selections to be made on Saturday.First round selections:1.01 Los Angeles Rams: QB Jared Goff1.02 Philadelphia Eagles: QB Carson Wentz1.03 San Diego: DL Joey Bosa1.04 Dallas: RB Ezekiel Elliott1.05 Jacksonville: DB Jalen Ramsey1.06 Baltimore: OT Ronnie Stanley1.07 San Francisco: DE DeForest Buckner1.08 Tennessee (via trade): OT Jack Conklin1.09: Chicago (via trade): OLB Leonard Floyd1.10 New York Giants: DB Eli Apple1.11 Tampa Bay: DB Vernon Hargreaves1.12 New Orleans: DT Sheldon Rankins1.13 Miami: OT Laremy Tunsil1.14 Oakland: DB Karl Joseph1.15 Cleveland (via trade): WR Corey Coleman1.16 Detroit: OT Taylor Decker1.17 Atlanta: DB Keanu Neal1.18 Indianapolis: C Ryan Kelly1.19 Buffalo: DE Shaq Lawson1.20 New York Jets: LB Darron Lee1.21 Houston (via trade): WR Will Fuller1.22 Washington: WR Josh Doctson1.23 Minnesota: WR Laquon Treadwell1.24 Cincinnati: DB William Jackson III1.25 Pittsburgh: DB Artie Burns1.26 Denver (via trade): QB Paxton Lynch;1.27 Green Bay: DT Kenny Clark1.28 San Francisco (via trade): OG Joshua Garnett1.29 Arizona; DT Robert Nkemdiche1.30 Carolina: DE Vernon Butler1.31 Seattle (via trade): OT Germain Ifedi Also See: First round recap NFL Draft could be on move Cheap Jerseys StoreCheap NFL T-shirtsWholesale Nike NFL JerseysChina NFL Jerseys WhiteCheap NFL Jerseys CamoWholesale Jerseys ChinaNFL Jerseys OutletCheap Jerseys WholesaleChina Jerseys CheapNFL Jerseys From ChinaCheap NFL HoodiesCamo China NFL JerseysCheap Jerseys WholesaleCheap NFL Jerseys CamoNFL Jerseys China ' ' '