Olympics, Summer, Team Russia

Kevin Durant leads the States over Russia

9/9/10 in Olympics, Summer   |   Scott   |   54122 respect

On the 38th anniversary of the Soviet Union's controversial win over the United States in the gold medal game at '72 Olympics, Kevin Durant scored 33 points to lead Team USA past Russia 89-79.  The win moves the USA into the semifinals and 2 wins away from winning there first world championship since 1994.

The U.S. will play either Lithuania or Argentina on Saturday. Host Turkey and Serbia will play in the other semifinal.
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