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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Basketball

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Basketball

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Aug 23, 2016

Every Baby Born on Elena Delle Donne's Golden Day Gets Nikes

Every Baby Born on Elena Delle Donne's Golden Day Gets Nikes

One of Delaware's most famous athletes took home gold at the Rio Olympics and that means each baby born Saturday in her hometown hospital is taking home a pair of sweet sneakers. WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne and...

Aug 22, 2016

Remembering the Titans of the 2016 Rio Olympics

Remembering the Titans of the 2016 Rio Olympics

Take a look back at all of the must-see moments from Rio including Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt’s final moments as Olympians.

Aug 21, 2016

Zaccardi: My 16 Favorite Highlights of the Olympics

Zaccardi: My 16 Favorite Highlights of the Olympics

In chronological order, NBCOlympics.com editor Nick Zaccardi's 16 favorite highlights from the Olympics.

Aug 21, 2016

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In a country long focused on bringing home as many Olympic gold medals as possible, this year's haul isn't what China expected.

Aug 21, 2016

Durant Nets 30, Team USA Cruises to Gold Medal Victory

Durant Nets 30, Team USA Cruises to Gold Medal Victory

The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team won its third straight gold medal and did it easily, beating Serbia 96-66 on Sunday. After a few close calls earlier in the tournament, this was no contest.

Aug 20, 2016
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By Jim Iovino

6 in a Row! Look Back at Team USA's Gold Rush Since 1996

That's six gold medals in a row for the Americans, including the most recent win...View gallery

  • 1996 Atlanta Olympic Champions
  • 1996 Atlanta Olympics Champions
  • 2000 Sydney Olympics Champions
Aug 20, 2016

Women's Basketball: US Wins 6th Straight Olympic Gold

Women's Basketball: US Wins 6th Straight Olympic Gold

The U.S. women's basketball team won a sixth consecutive Olympic gold medal Saturday, trouncing Spain 101-72 in Rio. The squad is one gold away from tying the U.S. men's basketball team's seven consecutive golds...

Aug 19, 2016

Men's Basketball: US Beats Spain, Heads to Gold Medal Game

Men's Basketball: US Beats Spain, Heads to Gold Medal Game

The U.S. Olympic men's basketball team is still a little better than Spain. One more win and the Americans are again the best in the world. The U.S. advanced to its third straight gold-medal game, beating...

Aug 19, 2016

U.S. Women's Hoops Reaches Gold Medal Game

U.S. Women's Hoops Reaches Gold Medal Game

Diana Taurasi set the record for the most three pointers made in an Olympic tournament as the United States cruised to an easy semifinal win over France.

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