By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Last night, August 27th in Medellín, Columbia, Brazil's national basketball team battled Puerto Rico to close out Group A action in the 2017 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) AmeriCup. For the second time in as many weeks, Brazil would be eliminated from a major basketball tournament by Puerto Rico, this time on the men's side, losing 89-80.
On August 13th, Puerto Rico's women . . .