Two exhibition games involving the USA Basketball men’s team, which includes Thunder stars Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and James Harden, both fared well in the ratings. Monday night’s game against Brazil on ESPN2 earned a 4.9 rating to lead the way.
Sports events July 10-16
• 1. USA Basketball vs. Brazil, Monday, ESPN2, 4.9.
• 2. Lenox Industrial Tools 301, NASCAR Sprint Cup, Sunday, TNT, 3.9.
• 2. USA Basketball vs. Dominican Republic, Thursday, ESPN, 3.4.
• 3. John Deere Classic fourth round, PGA Tour, Sunday, KWTV-9, 3.2.
• 4. John Deere Classic third round, PGA Tour, Saturday, KWTV-9, 2.3.