After barely beating Lithuania in the last game, Team USA finished group play 5-0 after a 126-97 win over Argentina. Through the past five games, Team USA is now averaging an astounding 117.2 ppg in 40 minutes of play. That’s eight minutes less than a regular NBA season game.
Kevin Durant lead all scorers with 28 points going 9-12fg, including 8-10 from 3-point land. Team USA went 10-20 from long distance and is now shooting 47% during the Olympics from 3-point land.
Argentina kept the game really close in the first half, but Team USA went on a 42-17 run in the 3rd quarter and maintained the lead the entire game.