Carli Rosenthal and the USA Basketball team at the Maccabiah Games are off to a strong start. USA defeated Israel 75-69 on Friday, then defeated Canada by a 66-41 margin on Sunday. At 2-0, USA leads the group, outscoring its opponents by 41 points.
USA faces Australia next, the only squad they have not faced in their pool. Australia is 0-2 with losses to both Israel and Canada.