USA Men’s Basketball Wins Olympic Gold Medal At Tokyo Games : Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics The USA team defeated France 87-82 to win the gold medal. Kevin Durant, of the Brooklyn Nets, dominated during the game. It was the squad’s seventh gold medal in the past eight Olympics.
Has the USA basketball team ever lost in the Olympics?
However, the team won bronze, while losing three games against its opponents, the most games ever lost by a U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team.
2004 United States men’s Olympic basketball team.
|Basketball at the Summer Olympics season|
|Rebounding leader||Tim Duncan 9.1|
|Assists leader||Stephon Marbury 3.4|
Who won USA vs France 2021?
Kevin Durant had an eye-popping 29 points as the Americans beat France in the final, 87-82, to win their fourth straight Olympic gold.
Did men’s basketball beat France?
The U.S. men’s basketball team won a fourth straight gold medal, led by Kevin Durant, with a 87-82 defeat of France in the final of the Olympic tournament. The U.S. women’s team will play Japan for gold on Saturday at 10:30 p.m.
Who is on the US Olympic basketball team 2021?
Only two players from the World Cup roster are on the 2021 U.S. men’s basketball roster: Jayson Tatum and Khris Middleton.
USA Olympic men’s basketball roster.
|Zach LaVine||Chicago Bulls|
|Damian Lillard||Portland Trail Blazers|
|JaVale McGee*||Denver Nuggets|
|Khris Middleton||Milwaukee Bucks|
Why Lebron is not in the USA team?
The answer, as it turns out, is simple: rest. James was one of a handful of players, including Stephen Curry, James Harden, and Chris Paul, who decided to sit out the games after strenuous seasons. James, in particular, was sidelined for a month after an ankle injury.
Did USA lose to France in basketball?
US loses to France 83-76, 25-game Olympic win streak ends | NBA.com.
How many gold medals has the US men’s basketball team won?
United States men’s national basketball team
|Medals||Gold: (1954, 1986, 1994, 2010, 2014) Silver: (1950, 1959, 1982) Bronze: (1974, 1990, 1998, 2006)|