Episode 855 of The Basketball Jones podcast featured the recap of the just concluded gold medal basketball game between the rematch of Team USA and Spain. As expected, Team USA won the championship but not without another scare as the Spanish team gave them a very close fight. The Americans, who led by only one point in the first half, defended their title by pulling away in the last minutes of the fourth quarter with a 107-100 score.
Topics include Juan Carlos Navarro a.k.a. La Bomba’s hot start, Marc Gasol’s early fourth foul, Durant’s awesome three-point shooting, late game heroics by Chris Paul, tight zone defense by Spain, Serge Ibaka, Coach K’s celebration and LeBron’s dominance.
Also, the episode features who will be Team USA’s next coach, the tournament MVP, and more.
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