Aug 8, 2012
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2012 Olympic Basketball: Spain Stops France's Three Point Gravy Train, 66-59
This was one of the best games the FIBA tournament has seen so far in terms of close scoring, but the finish was a total slugfest.
Expats search for home-country heroes
United States's Kevin Durant is defended by France's Florent Pietrus during the first half of a preliminary men's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29.- AP From the Irish pubs of Stockholm to bustling Koreatown in Los Angeles, expat Olympic fans around the world are following - or trying to follow - their favourite back-home ... (more)
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Olympics Basketball 2012: Nicolas Batum And The Olympics
Nicolas Batum had a nice chase-down block on Kevin Durant in a one-sided U.S. victory in the American's first Olympic contest.
Day 2 Basketball: Dream start for USA
The US men's basketball team launched their Olympic title defence with a joyful display of high-flying skill fuelled by camaraderie, soaring past France 98-71. No-look assists, alley-oop passes for thunderous dunks and sublime ball sharing drew oohs and ahs from a packed Olympic Basketball Arena crowd appreciative of their electric team-play on the ... (more)
Live updates: Team USA vs. France
He may be the only great shooter I've ever seen who looks like his shooting down at the basket.