It has been an interesting summer for this year Mens basketball squad which started when Kobe made the statement that this years team could be the ’92 Dream Team. That statement was like the shot heard around the world causing many to disagree stating that the team the ’92 team went up against would defeat teams by as much as 50 points a night. As the team began in its exhibition games it routed the Dominican Republic by 54 points in a 113-59 victory with some of the closest games coming down to a three point victory. On Sunday August 12th Kobe ,Carmelo,Durant, and Lebron helped Team USA accomplish the goal that was hand which was to win it’s second straight Olympic title.
The victory came over Spain, with a 107-100 win over the Gasol brothers. As far as the Olympic games in the future the next set of games will be held in Rio for the 2016 Games.For more coverage on this story head over to the official site of USA Basketball.