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First Lady Ribs Gabby Douglas Over Fast Food Gabby Douglas admitted indulging in post-Olympics fast food to the wrong person: First lady and healthy eating advocate Michelle Obama, who teased the gymnastics champion.
Aug 12, 2012

L.A. Stars Key in Gold Medal Game

L.A. Stars Key in Gold Medal Game

The fierce, final matchup between the triumphant U.S. men's basketball team and rival Spain is a story of teamwork, rivalry and star power rooted deeply in Los Angeles.

Aug 12, 2012
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By Patrick Hickey

2012 Dream Team in Action

Check out the 2012 men's Olympic basketball team in action.View gallery

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Jul 5, 2016

U.S. Men Beat Spain for Hoops Gold

U.S. Men Beat Spain for Hoops Gold

Kevin Durant scored 30 points, LeBron James added 19 and the U.S. men's basketball team defended its Olympic title, holding off stubborn Spain 107-100 on Sunday for the gold medal — just as the Americans did in...

Aug 11, 2012

No Basketball Age Limit Expected For 2016

No Basketball Age Limit Expected For 2016

The head of basketball's governing body said Saturday he doesn't foresee an age limit for the 2016 Olympics.

Aug 11, 2012

Krzyzewski: Gold-Medal Game his Last as U.S. Coach

Krzyzewski: Gold-Medal Game his Last as U.S. Coach

As the American men's team prepared to play Spain for the Olympic title, Mike Krzyzewski told The Associated Press that the game will be his final one as national coach, a position he has held for seven years.

Apr 22, 2016

U.S. Women's Basketball Takes Fifth Gold

U.S. Women's Basketball Takes Fifth Gold

The U.S. women's basketball team wins their fifth straight gold medal.

Aug 9, 2012

U.S. Women Beat Australia 86-73 in Olympic Hoops

U.S. Women Beat Australia 86-73 in Olympic Hoops

Tina Charles and Diana Taurasi scored 14 points apiece and the U.S. women's basketball team cranked up its defense in the second half to beat Australia 86-73 on Thursday and advanced to a fifth straight...

Aug 8, 2012

U.S. Overwhelms Australia 119-86 in Basketball Quarterfinal

U.S. Overwhelms Australia 119-86 in Basketball Quarterfinal

Kobe Bryant scored 20 points, LeBron James recorded a triple-double and the U.S. men's team stomped into the semifinals of the Olympic men's basketball tournament with a 119-86 win Wednesday night over...

Aug 6, 2012

Durant Leads U.S. to 126-97 Victory over Argentina

Durant Leads U.S. to 126-97 Victory over Argentina

Kevin Durant shot the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team out of trouble, and right into the top seed in their group.

Aug 6, 2012

Gabby Douglas Seeks More Gold

Gabby Douglas Seeks More Gold

Monday's Olympic lineup includes the return of Gabby Douglas, the U.S. women's soccer team in the knockout round, and the American men's basketball team finishing preliminary competition.

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