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USA's Maya Moore, right, tries to pull the (Credit: AP)

USA's Maya Moore, right, tries to pull the ball out of the grasp of Canada's Courtnay Pilypaitis during a women's basketball quarterfinal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Olympic women's basketball: USA vs. Canada

Diana Taurasi scored 15 points and Candace Parker added 12 to lead the Americans to a 91-48 rout of Canada on Tuesday and advanced to the semifinals for the eighth straight time.

USA's Tamika Catchings (10) traps Canada's Teresa Gabriele
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USA's Tamika Catchings (10) traps Canada's Teresa Gabriele while bringing the ball down court during a women's basketball quarterfinal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 7, 2012)

USA's Maya Moore, right, tries to pull the
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USA's Maya Moore, right, tries to pull the ball out of the grasp of Canada's Courtnay Pilypaitis during a women's basketball quarterfinal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 7, 2012)

USA women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma calls
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USA women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma calls in a play against Canada during the 2012 Summer Olympics quarterfinals in London. (Aug. 7, 2012)

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USA's Tamika Catchings, right, reaches arond for a
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USA's Tamika Catchings, right, reaches arond for a steal against Canada's Krista Phillips during a women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada
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United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada following a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Canada's Kim Smith, left, and USA's Tamika Catchings
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Canada's Kim Smith, left, and USA's Tamika Catchings (10) chase a loose ball during a quarterfinal women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

United States' Shannon Boxx, right, shoots the ball
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United States' Shannon Boxx, right, shoots the ball during a women's quarterfinal basketball game against Canada at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

United States' Abby Wambach, right, tries to shoot
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United States' Abby Wambach, right, tries to shoot during a women's quarterfinal basketball game against Canada at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

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United States' Kelley O Hara, top, and Canada's
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United States' Kelley O Hara, top, and Canada's Sophie Schmidt vie for the ball during a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

Canada's Tamara Tatham, left, and USA's Seimone Augustus,
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Canada's Tamara Tatham, left, and USA's Seimone Augustus, center, and Angel McCoughtry, right, scramble for a loose ball during a quarterfinal women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

United States' Amy Rodriguez, center, reacts as she
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United States' Amy Rodriguez, center, reacts as she shoots the ball during a women's quarterfinal basketball game against Canada at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

Canada's Robyn Gayle, jumps to shoot during a
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Canada's Robyn Gayle, jumps to shoot during a women's quarterfinal basketball game against United States at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

USA's head coach Geno Auriemma calls in a
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USA's head coach Geno Auriemma calls in a play against Canada during a women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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USA's Diana Taurasi drives to the basket against
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USA's Diana Taurasi drives to the basket against Canada's Courtnay Pilypaitis during a women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

USA's Angel McCoughtry, center, tries to drive past
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USA's Angel McCoughtry, center, tries to drive past Canada's Tamara Tatham during a women's basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

USA's LeBron James, with hat, watches the United
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USA's LeBron James, with hat, watches the United States women's basketball team play Canada with teammate Kobe Bryant during a game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

USA's LeBron James laughs while watching the United
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USA's LeBron James laughs while watching the United States women's basketball team play Canada during a game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Diana Taurasi #12
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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Diana Taurasi #12 of United States warms up before the Women's Basketball quaterfinal against Canada on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Angel McCaughtry #8,
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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Angel McCaughtry #8, Seimone Augustus #5 and Swin Cash #11 of United States run out onto the court for warm ups to the Women's Basketball quaterfinal against Canada on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: (L-R) Teresa Gabriele
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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: (L-R) Teresa Gabriele #5, Tamara Tatham #13 and Michelle Plouffe #15 of Canada warm up before the Women's Basketball quaterfinal against United States on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sue Bird #6
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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sue Bird #6 of United States warms up before the Women's Basketball quaterfinal against Canada on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada
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United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada following a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Teresa Gabriele #5
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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Teresa Gabriele #5 of Canada warms up before the Women's Basketball quaterfinal against United States on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada
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United States' players celebrate their victory against Canada following a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

Canada's players watch the match against United States
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Canada's players watch the match against United States during a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. Canada lost the game. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

United States' Heather O Reilly, jumps to shoot
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United States' Heather O Reilly, jumps to shoot during a women's quarterfinal basketball game against Canada, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. United States won the match. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

Canada's Robyn Gayle, center, reacts as she watches
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Canada's Robyn Gayle, center, reacts as she watches the match against United States during a women's quarterfinal basketball game at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London. Canada lost the game. (AP Photo//Lefteris Pitarakis)

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