600 Basketballs.  Dan Clark of the Standard Life Great Britain Basketball team poses for a picture after meeting with Lionel Price, the only surviving member of the 1948 Great Britain Basketball team - the last Great Britain Basketball team to compete in an #Olympic Games.

600 Basketballs. Dan Clark of the Standard Life Great Britain Basketball team poses for a picture after meeting with Lionel Price, the only surviving member of the 1948 Great Britain Basketball team - the last Great Britain Basketball team to compete in an #Olympic Games.

Spain barely holds off Great Britain in Olympic Basketball:    Spain and Great Britain entered Thursday's Group B game on two very different paths. Spain appears to be Team USA's biggest threat, and Great Britain is just trying to compete.    Spain won this game 79-78, but the basketball scene in London nearly took an unexpected turn. Luol Deng did his best impression of an Old West gunslinger, blazing his way to a 26-point effort. His production on both ends of the floor allowed his...

Spain vs. Great Britain Olympic Basketball: Grades, Twitter Reaction & Analysis

Spain barely holds off Great Britain in Olympic Basketball: Spain and Great Britain entered Thursday's Group B game on two very different paths. Spain appears to be Team USA's biggest threat, and Great Britain is just trying to compete. Spain won this game 79-78, but the basketball scene in London nearly took an unexpected turn. Luol Deng did his best impression of an Old West gunslinger, blazing his way to a 26-point effort. His production on both ends of the floor allowed his...

Team Great Britain poses for a photo before playing against Australia during Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 28, 2012 in London, England.

Olympics Day 1 - Basketball

Team Great Britain poses for a photo before playing against Australia during Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 28, 2012 in London, England.

Robert Archibald ’02: Competing as part of Great Britain’s Basketball team in 2012 Olympics

Robert Archibald ’02: Competing as part of Great Britain’s Basketball team in 2012 Olympics

Jamie Chang - Hello, My name is Jamie Chang. I am 20-years old. I decided to take part in Biggest Scale Buster as I really want to lose weight. I have been trying out to be a member of the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. Besides basketball, I play football. I love music and enjoy so much playing “Call of Duty” on Xbox. I hope I will survive in Biggest Scale Buster!

Jamie Chang - Hello, My name is Jamie Chang. I am 20-years old. I decided to take part in Biggest Scale Buster as I really want to lose weight. I have been trying out to be a member of the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. Besides basketball, I play football. I love music and enjoy so much playing “Call of Duty” on Xbox. I hope I will survive in Biggest Scale Buster!

Oh my.  Just an old lady's crush, many years ago.  Robert Archibald, former "big man" for the Fighting Illini Basketball team, played in the NBA, then in Europe, then for Great Britain in the Olympics.  Now retired from Basketball.  *sigh*  It's sad when your crushes retire!

Oh my. Just an old lady's crush, many years ago. Robert Archibald, former "big man" for the Fighting Illini Basketball team, played in the NBA, then in Europe, then for Great Britain in the Olympics. Now retired from Basketball. *sigh* It's sad when your crushes retire!

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29:  Team Great Britain huddle on the court prior to their Men's Basketball Game against Russia on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 29, 2012 in London, England.

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Team Great Britain huddle on the court prior to their Men's Basketball Game against Russia on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 29, 2012 in London, England.

The Canadian women’s basketball team celebrates a win against Great Britain during preliminary action at the 2012 London Olympic Games, on July 30, 2012. Canada beat Great Britain 73-65.  COC photo: Jason Ransom

The Canadian women’s basketball team celebrates a win against Great Britain during preliminary action at the 2012 London Olympic Games, on July 30, 2012. Canada beat Great Britain 73-65. COC photo: Jason Ransom

Great Britain men's basketball team head to the EuroBasket in Slovenia knowing the future of their Olympic funding hangs in the balance.

GB seek EuroBasket top-six finish to secure Olympic funding

Great Britain men's basketball team head to the EuroBasket in Slovenia knowing the future of their Olympic funding hangs in the balance.

A dance team performs during a timeout of preliminary women's basketball game between Canada and Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Monday, July 30, 2012, in London.

A dance team performs during a timeout of preliminary women's basketball game between Canada and Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Monday, July 30, 2012, in London.

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