Category: ‘2012 olympics’

Team USA Downs Team Spain to Win Gold Medal
August 13th, 2012 at 11:03 AM
The much anticipated matchup between the best two international basketball teams in the world, The United States and Spain, lived up to the hype. “But the Red, White, and Blue won by 22!” you say. If you watched the game, the first quarter alone should tell you not only that...

Why Team USA May Come Home Without Gold
August 11th, 2012 at 12:16 PM
Going into the pre-Olympics exhibition run, the big question was the U.S’s front court, or lack thereof.  Starting center Tyson Chandler is the only seven footer on the roster at 7’1”. Spain boasts a frontcourt of Marc Gasol (7’1”), Pau Gasol (7’0”), and Serge Ibaka (6’10”, but plays like he’s...