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USA leads the NBA-packed Spanish team, 59-58, at half time in what is a very tight Olympic basketball tournament final.
USA leads the French team, 37-25 at half time in their fight to obtain their 5th consecutive Olympic gold medal in Women's basketball.
USA leads the NBA-packed Argentine team, 47 - 40 in their fight to obtain a win and advance to the tournament's final and gold medal match on Sunday, August 12.
According to Chris Collins, Team USA's workout coach, Australia's strength lies in perimeter shooting and fast play, something Kobe, LeBron and Co. will have to keep in mind while defending the Aussies during today's quarterfinal match.
LeBron, Kobe, Durant and Carmelo are all set for today's (August 8) match against Australia in what represents the beginning of the knockout stage for the basketball tournament.
The United States will face Australia in their quarterfinals match after breezing through the group stages unbeaten.