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 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.

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France's Ronny Turiaf (L) celebrates with team mates victory against Argentina after their men's preliminary round Group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

France's Ronny Turiaf (L) celebrates with team mates victory against Argentina after their men's preliminary round Group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Members of the U.S. women's basketball team celebrate victory against Turkey after their Women's preliminary round group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Members of the U.S. women's basketball team celebrate victory against Turkey after their Women's preliminary round group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

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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 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 2012 in London, England.

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 2012 in London, England.

Great Britain and the USA will go head-to-head later this year when they meet at the Manchester Arena in July – the first time the USA Basketball women’s team will have competed on British soil. Welcome Olympic Gold Medalist and three-time WNBA Champion Swin Cash from the USA, and our very own Jo Leedham, the star forward who averaged 12 points per game in last year’s EuroBasket.

Great Britain and the USA will go head-to-head later this year when they meet at the Manchester Arena in July - the first time the USA Basketball women’s team

Gaz Choudhry-Gaz, who was born in Karachi, Pakistan, started playing Wheelchair Basketball at the age of 13, after seeing a roadshow by the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association. He has now been competing for over 13 years.    Events: Wheelchair Basketball, men's team  Home Town: Karachi, Pakistan  Lives: Ealing, London  Trains: MK Aces  Date Of Birth: 23rd June 1985

Gaz Choudhry-Gaz, who was born in Karachi, Pakistan, started playing Wheelchair Basketball at the age of 13, after seeing a roadshow by the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association. He has now been competing for over 13 years. Events: Wheelchair Basketball, men's team Home Town: Karachi, Pakistan Lives: Ealing, London Trains: MK Aces Date Of Birth: 23rd June 1985

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

Drew Sullivan of Great Britain puts up a shot over Australia's Aron Baynes with a personal touch.

Olympic Medal Standings as of Aug 13, 2012 - U.S.A. 46 Gold, 29 Silver, 29 Bronze....China 38G-27S-22B....Russia 24G-25S-33B....Great Britain 29G-17S-19B.....Germany 11G-19S-14B    http://www.nbcolympics.com/medals/index.html#    Counts | NBC Olympics

Olympic Medal Standings as of Aug 13, 2012 - U.S.A. 46 Gold, 29 Silver, 29 Bronze....China 38G-27S-22B....Russia 24G-25S-33B....Great Britain 29G-17S-19B.....Germany 11G-19S-14B http://www.nbcolympics.com/medals/index.html# Counts | NBC Olympics

LeBron James dunks over Mohamed Hadidane during Tuesday’s game between the United States and Tunisia. Team USA led by just 13 points at halftime before responding with a 21-3 scoring blitz on the way to a 110-63 victory. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

LeBron James dunks over Mohamed Hadidane in game between the United States and Tunisia during the 2012 Olympic Games. Team USA led by just 13 points at halftime before responding with a scoring blitz on the way to a victory.

Players and technical staff of team Spain celebrate their victory in the match between Great Britain and Spain on Mens Wheelchair Basketball on day 8 of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at Rio Olympic Arena on September 15, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2016 Rio Paralympics - Day 8

Players and technical staff of team Spain celebrate their victory in the match between Great Britain and Spain on Mens Wheelchair Basketball on day 8 of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at Rio Olympic Arena on September 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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!

Team Australia and Team Brazil tip-off to start the game during the Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on 28 July 2012. A robotic camera captures the tip-off.  .....Olympics- London, England

Team Australia and Team Brazil tip-off to start the game during Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 2012 in London, England.

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