The United States men’s basketball team finished group play with a perfect record. Team U-S-A used a 42-point third quarter to cruise to a 126-97 win over Argentina in its final preliminary contest at the London Olympics. Wolves forward Kevin Love scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds in 15-minutes of action as the Americans finished atop Group A action at 5-and-0. They square off against Australia in an elimination game tomorrow.
Women Take On Canada
(London, England) — A trio of Lynx and the U-S women’s basketball team are back on the court today as they clash with Canada in an elimination game at the Olympics. Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen helped Team U-S-A finish a perfect 5-and-0 in preliminary Group A action. They’re coming off a 114-66 rout of China on Sunday. In that win, the Americans tied the record for most points in a women’s Olympic game and also set the record for most assists.