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Mexico's Underground Basketball Teams Wage Psychological Warfare to Win

On a new episode of VICELAND's 'THE LAST SHOT,' a local team out-hustles the Americans it squares up against.

by VICE Staff
Aug 28 2017, 9:30pm

VICELAND's sports series THE LAST SHOT follows a group of American basketball players who compete in Mexico's underground tournaments for cash. The latest episode explores just how far some local teams are willing to go to beat their American opponents. Knowing that they might not be as athletic as their US counterparts, some Mexican teams attempt a psychological approach at winning the game—an innovative strategy that might not fall within the rules but could net a serious cash reward.

THE LAST SHOT airs Mondays at 10 PM on VICELAND. Find out how to tune in here.