Men’s Basketball Rio Olympic 2016 NBA schedule team A, USA team latest standing top 1 vs FRANCE top 3 rank update stats (4-1). Full game replay result, recap,video highlights and reactions will be post August 14, 2016.
The standing of Men’s Basketball team USA (4-0) still undefeated after winning match-up against SERBIA team (1-3), (129-92) last Friday (Saturday morning in Manila) at Carioca in Rio de Janeiro. Carmelo Anthony led the United States scored 31 points.
The France (4-1) Basketball team dominate 40 points against Venezuela (1-3), (96-56) last Saturday (Sunday morning in Manila) at Carioca in Rio de Janeiro Arena 1.
France top shooter, Tony Parker had 12 of his 14 points in the first half as France turned an 18-17 deficit late in the first quarter into a 42-30 advantage at the break.
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The past couple games have disclosed some vulnerability on the Americans’ finish, however they are still 4-0 in Rio getting into the ultimate group stage game. the sport can turn up at 1:15 p.m. ET and be televised on NBC Sports Network.
RIO DE JANEIRO (Rio 2016 Olympic Games) – Kevin Durant admits the United States are being challenged a lot more this summer than in his previous stints with the national team.
Durant was the Most Valuable Player of the 2010 FIBA Basketball World Cup when the Americans won the title and a gold medal winner two years later at the London Games.
Team USA’s sluggish attack kicked into higher gear during a 100-97 win over a veteran French squad, aided by Klay Thompson’s reclaimed shooting stroke.
The USA’s 100-97 victory over France on Sunday was the third time in a row that the United States could not pull away for a big win. They had a 98-88 victory over Australia and then scraped a 94-91 triumph over Serbia before taking on the French.
Final Box Score Result:
TEAM USA: 100 –
J. BUTLER 2,K. DURANT 17, D. JORDAN 7, D. DEROZAN 9, K. IRVING, K. THOMPSON 30, D. COUSINS 9, P. GEORGE 6, C. ANTHONY 10.
TEAM FRANCE: 97
– T. HEURTEL 18, N. BATUM 14, A. DIOT 8, J. LAUVERGNE 12, C. KAHUDI 2, N. DE COLO 18, B. DIAW(C) 5, M. GELABALE 8, R. GOBERT 6, K. TILLIE 6.
Quarter Score Result:
1ST QUARTER: USA 30 points vs FRANCE 24 points
2ND QUARTER: USA 25 points vs FRANCE 22 points
3RD QUARTER: USA 26 points vs FRANCE 23 points
4TH QUARTER: USA 19 points vs FRANCE 28 points
Best player of the game:
Team USA – Kevin Durant: 17 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steal.
Team FRANCE – Thomas Heurtel: 18 points, 8 rebounds, 9 assists , 1 steal.