U.S. again reigns over Spain for gold medal

This was no Dream Team. This was reality.

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This was no Dream Team. This was reality. The Americans led Spain by only one point after three quarters, a back-and-forth, impossible-to-turn-away-from game that almost anyone would hope for in an Olympic final. (Aug. 12)

LONDON -- Great for most of the Olympics, just good enough for gold.

The U.S. men's basketball team fought off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes Sunday for a 107-100 win and its second straight Olympic championship. And just like 2008, the star-studded Americans had to work for this one.

LeBron James capped one of basketball's most brilliant individual...

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