US Basketball Team Wins vs Argentina, Faces Spain in London 2012 Olympic Finals

By on Aug 11, 2012 in Basketball, Sports Comments
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US Basketball team 2012
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Team USA basketball will face Spain in the 2012 London Olympic Final after winning over Argentina, 109-83, in their Semi-Final game on Friday night, August 10, 2012 held at the North Greenwich Arena.

Kevin Durant led the US National team with 19 points, LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony scored 18 apiece.

The Americans tried to pull away several times but Argentina was able to return back. James and Durant joined hands in the third quarter to help the US team to a rousing victory.

Manu Ginobili scored 18 points for Argentina. Luis Scola and Carlos Delfino each scored 15 points.

The US basketball team will play against Spain on Sunday, August 12. It will be a gold medal game rematch between the two teams who also faced each other in the Beijing Olympics Final four years ago. The Americans beat Spain 118-107 in the Beijing final.

Argentina will play against Russia on Sunday for the the bronze medal game.

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