The following is an ESPN sports video about the men’s basketball tournament and Team USA at the 2012 London Summer Olympics.
The men’s basketball team has won their first game in group play. They defeated France by a score of 98-71. France is led by NBA player Tony Parker, and they have 3 additional NBA players on the team. However, they were simply not a match today for this Dream Team.
Joe Durant was the leading scorer for this game. He had 22 points and added 9 rebounds.
Jalen Rose provides commentary for this segment. He challenged NBA players on other teams to actually show up and deliver.
The United States men’s basketball team (Team USA) is in Group A. They will also play Nigeria, Tunisia, Argentina, and Lithuania during group play. After this win against France, they will next play Tunisia on Tuesday, July 31, 2012.