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Team USA Celebrates The 1992 Men's Basketball Olympic Anniversary + 10 Things We Learned This Week

By Joshua Clayton and Sheridan Powell | Aug. 10, 2020, 5:26 p.m. (ET)

The U.S. men's basketball team celebrates winning gold at the Olympic Games Barcelona 1992. 

 

It’s been 28 years since Micheal Jordan and the U.S. men's basketball team topped Croatia 117-85 in the gold medal game at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. The team, which featured 11 Hall of Famers, won all eight of their games at the Olympics by an average margin of 43.8 points.

Take a look at what else happened with Team USA in the last week.

Remembering The Greatest Hoops Team Ever Assembled

Saturday marked 28 years since the 1992 Olympic basketball team captured gold in Barcelona. Check out these insane stats.

 

 

Speaking of hoops, this is one duo that transcends rivalries. 

 

 

What’s Your Spirit Shark?

Two-time Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker is ringing in shark week

 

 

Summertime Fun

Tianna Bartoletta was neck and neck with Stephanie Bruce’s son, Hudson, for the photo finish.

 

 

Team USA swimmer Josh Prenot took an excursion last week. What a view and what a dive!

 

 

 

 

Softball player Monica Abbott got up and moving this Monday morning!

 

 

Welcome Back!

Team USA shot putter Felicia Johnson is back in the weight room

 

 

Missy Franklin made her return to the pool while bumping some Taylor Swift. That’s some good workout music if you ask us.

 

 

Team USA skateboarder Nyjah Huston got back on his board for the first time after an ankle injury. Not a bad line!

 

 

Top Ranked… By A Lot

Take a trip through time a watch Team USA’s Paralympic dominance through the years

 

 

From The Ice To The Diamond

Former Team USA speed skater Eddy Alvarez got called up to show for the Marlins last week. Here’s what he had to say about his journey. 

 

 

 

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