What team won the last Olympic gold medal in basketball?

USA Men’s Basketball Wins Olympic Gold Medal At Tokyo Games : Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics : NPR. USA Men’s Basketball Wins Olympic Gold Medal At Tokyo Games : Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics The USA team defeated France 87-82 to win the gold medal. Kevin Durant, of the Brooklyn Nets, dominated during the game.

On what year US national team won the Olympic gold medal in basketball?

In the professional era, the team won the Olympic gold medal in 1992, 1996, 2000, 2008, 2012, 2016, and 2020.

United States men’s national basketball team.

Olympic Games
Appearances 19
Medals Gold: (1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1976, 1984, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020) Silver: (1972) Bronze: (1988, 2004)
FIBA World Cup
Appearances 17

Who is the 6 gold medalist in Olympic?

List of most Olympic gold medals over career

No. Athlete Years
3 Paavo Nurmi 1920–1928
4 Mark Spitz 1968–1972
5 Carl Lewis 1984–1996
6 Marit Bjørgen 2002–2018

Is there a World Cup for basketball?

The men’s World Cup was held in 2019, in the year following the FIFA World Cup.

FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Current season, competition or edition: 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup
Founded 1950
Inaugural season 1950
No. of teams 32
Countries FIBA members

How many gold medals has the US won as a team?

Team USA has 1,061 gold medals in the history of the Summer Games and 2,636 total medals.

USA Olympic medal results by event.

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Event Total
Gold 39
Silver 41
Bronze 33
Total 113

Which dream team lost in the Olympics?

The team lost its opening game to Puerto Rico by 19 points, which stands as the largest margin of defeat for the U.S. in the Olympics.

2004 United States men’s Olympic basketball team.

Head coach Larry Brown
2004 Summer Olympics
Scoring leader Allen Iverson 13.8
Rebounding leader Tim Duncan 9.1
Assists leader Stephon Marbury 3.4
Playing basketball